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"Light Up the Sett" Christmas Contest

“Light Up the Sett” Christmas Contest

Registration is now open for "Light Up the Sett" if you'd like to register call or text Talia Waseskuk at ...
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It's Apprenticeship Week - Program Introduction Part II

It’s Apprenticeship Week – Program Introduction Part II

We're celebrating National Apprenticeship Week with part II of our video introduction to the Meskwaki Apprenticeship Program.  In this video, ...
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/ In The News, Natural Resources
Special Holiday Buffalo Meat Distribution

Special Holiday Buffalo Meat Distribution

Meskwaki Natural Resources will be having a  Buffalo Meat Distribution on Wednesday, December 12th. Remember to save the date. Special ...
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Buffalo Meat Distribution

Buffalo Meat Distribution

On Monday, November 19th from 9:00-10:00 am and 5:00-6:00 pm at the Tribal Center Front Entrance MNR will have 5 ...
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It's Apprenticeship Week - Impact

It’s Apprenticeship Week – Impact

Check out this video brought to you by the Apprenticeship Department.  They are highlighting the impact their exciting new program ...
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MNR Distributes Extra Buffalo Meat Today

MNR Distributes Extra Buffalo Meat Today

MNR will be at the Tribal Center at 11:00 am today to distribute the extra buffalo meat from yesterday's traditional ...
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Buffalo Meat Distribution

Buffalo Meat Distribution

Meskwaki Natural Resources will be having a Buffalo Meat Distribution of the Stew, Ground and Roast cuts on Tuesday October ...
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Red Ribbon Week Presentation: Mary Black

Red Ribbon Week Presentation: Mary Black

Blain Constant and Mary Black are Indigenous motivational speakers, presenters and musical artists from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. They are returning ...
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Raising Awareness: Opioid Crisis with Guest Speaker Jacob Flores

Raising Awareness: Opioid Crisis with Guest Speaker Jacob Flores

Join MADAC for a Free Community Meal and a special presentation by Jacob Flores. This event will take place in ...
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Reminder: 2019 Graduate Parent Committee Meeting

Reminder: 2019 Graduate Parent Committee Meeting

Today, Wednesday, October 17th at 7:00 pm in a Breakout Room at the MBCH the 2019 Graduate Parent Committee will ...
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Wednesday is "Ladies Night Out"

Wednesday is “Ladies Night Out”

Here’s a reminder about  “Ladies Night Out”... Community members, family, friends and staff are invited to attend this fun and ...
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1st Round Regional Volleyball

1st Round Regional Volleyball

Come out and support our Lady Warriors at the 1st Round Regional Volleyball game tonight at Baxter. Game starts at ...
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Meskwaki Halloween Masquerade Powwow

Meskwaki Halloween Masquerade Powwow

Join us for the Masquerade Powwow on Saturday, October 27th at the Meskwaki High School Gym! There will be Food, ...
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Today: Meskwaki Diabetes Program Lunch and Learn

Today: Meskwaki Diabetes Program Lunch and Learn

Join the Diabetes Team for a Lunch and Learn today at the Casino from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm and ...
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Meskwaki Casino Blood Drive

Meskwaki Casino Blood Drive

The American Red Cross will be at the Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel on Friday, October 19th from 10:00 am to ...
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MNR Tree ID Walk

MNR Tree ID Walk

Tuesday, October 16th the MNR staff will be hosting a tree identification walk along the trail from the Tribal Center ...
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PurFoods Employment Opportunity

PurFoods Employment Opportunity

Today, October 15th, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm PurFoods will be on site receiving applications and conducting interviews at ...
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Meskwaki Travel Plaza: Trunk or Treat

Meskwaki Travel Plaza: Trunk or Treat

On Monday, October 29th the Meskwaki Travel Plaza will be hosting the 2018 Trunk or Treat. Registration will be from ...
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Meskwaki Health Clinic Vision Program

Meskwaki Health Clinic Vision Program

October 1st starts the new fiscal year for the Tribe, including the Meskwaki Health Clinic. With that, funding for the ...
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Battleground Road Closed

Battleground Road Closed

Due to flooding, Battleground Road is closed until further notice ...
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MSS Senior Night

MSS Senior Night

Join us on Friday, October 12th as we recognize our Senior Athletes for Cross Country and Football. We will recognize ...
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Ladies' Night Out

Ladies’ Night Out

Join Meskwaki Health Educator Ashley Aylsworth and Presenter Gabbi DeWitt for Ladies' Night Out, a fun and informative night for ...
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Photos: Round Basket Class at MNR

Photos: Round Basket Class at MNR

On October 8th and 9th Meskwaki Natural Resources (MNR) hosted their first ever round basket making class. CLICK HERE TO ...
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Reminder: Purple Glow Run Today

Reminder: Purple Glow Run Today

The Purple Glow Run will be taking place today, Wednesday, October 10th at the Tribal Center. Registration at 6:00 pm ...
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Photos: Indigenous Peoples Day Proclamation

Photos: Indigenous Peoples Day Proclamation

On Monday, October 8, 2018 the State of Iowa issued a proclamation recognizing Monday, October 8th as Indigenous Peoples Day ...
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MSS Parent Informational Meeting During Conferences

MSS Parent Informational Meeting During Conferences

Press Release: Meskwaki Settlement School Thursday, October 25th from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm Meskwaki Settlement Schools Parent Safety Meeting ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

Reminder of the Tribal Council Meeting happening tomorrow inside the Tribal Chambers starting at 5:00 pm. Enrolled Tribal Members are ...
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MFSI Annual Fall Harvest Celebration Date Moved

MFSI Annual Fall Harvest Celebration Date Moved

Due to current wet conditions and forecasted thunderstorms, the MFSI Annual Fall Harvest Celebration has been moved to NEXT WEDNESDAY, ...
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Battleground Road is Now Open

Battleground Road is Now Open

Attention: Battleground Road is now open and safe for usage ...
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Livestream: Honor Indigenous Peoples Day 2018 - State of Iowa Proclaimation

Livestream: Honor Indigenous Peoples Day 2018 – State of Iowa Proclaimation

Please join the Iowa Commission on Native American Affairs as Governor Kim Reynolds proclaims Monday, October 8, 2018, as the ...
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Healthful Living Informational Session

Healthful Living Informational Session

Diabetes Prevention Program will be hosting an informational session this evening, Monday, October 8th from 5:00 - 5:30 pm at ...
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October Meskwaki Nation Times

October Meskwaki Nation Times

Welcome to October (almost)!  Please read about the latest news and events happening in and around the Meskwaki Nation found ...
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Free Chairs and Tables to Tribal Members

Free Chairs and Tables to Tribal Members

The casino has replaced the old Bingo chairs and tables. To any tribal member, the old Bingo tables and chairs are ...
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Meskwaki Trick or Treat Night

Meskwaki Trick or Treat Night

The Tribal Council of the Sac and Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa is pleased to announce: Trick or ...
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Rescheduled - Tribal Council Special Meeting

Rescheduled – Tribal Council Special Meeting

The Tribal Council Special Meeting has been rescheduled for Friday, September 28th with the meeting starting at 4:00 pm and ...
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Neno Day

Neno Day

Come celebrate Neno Day at the Meskwaki Settlement School and participate in the All-Day activities tomorrow Friday, September 28th. 8:45 ...
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/ In The News, Natural Resources
Meskwaki Round Basket Class

Meskwaki Round Basket Class

MNR will be hosting their first Meskwaki Round Basket Class. This is a beginners class and will be limited to ...
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Thursday, Sept 27th - MNR Water Surface Meeting

Thursday, Sept 27th – MNR Water Surface Meeting

Thursday, Sept 27th - MNR Water Surface Meeting, Date: Thursday, September 27th Time: 6:00 pm Location: Tribal Chambers Come talk ...
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MNR Receives Grant

MNR Receives Grant

Press Release For Immediate Distribution: Meskwaki Nation, Tama, Iowa MESKWAKI DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AWARDED PUBLIC SAFETY GRANT FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ...
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MNR Tree ID Walk

MNR Tree ID Walk

MNR Staff will be holding a tree identification walk along the trail from the Tribal Center to the School. Staff ...
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Tonight: Celebrate A Native Voice in Recovery

Tonight: Celebrate A Native Voice in Recovery

Reminder that tonight in honor of National Recovery month the Meskwaki Alcohol Drug Abuse Center will be hosting a dinner ...
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Dirk Whitebreast Named as a Native American 40 under 40 Award Recipient

Dirk Whitebreast Named as a Native American 40 under 40 Award Recipient

Press Release For Immediate Distribution: Meskwaki Nation, Tama, Iowa   Dirk Whitebreast Named as a Native American 40 under 40 ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Set

Tribal Council Meeting Set

TRIBAL COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING September 25, 2018 5:00 pm -Tribal Chambers AGENDA - Item 1 of 1: Meskwaki Bingo Casino ...
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Title 16 Article II: Thirty Day Public Comment Period

Title 16 Article II: Thirty Day Public Comment Period

Notice to Public At it's regular meeting convened on September 19, 2018 the Tribal Council approved a draft of Title ...
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Meskwaki Annual Powwow Special Edition MNT

Meskwaki Annual Powwow Special Edition MNT

There's a chill in the air today, so check out this special edition of the Meskwaki Nation Times.  It's sure ...
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Reminder: Housing Policies Public Notice

Reminder: Housing Policies Public Notice

The thirty (30) day public comment period will end on Tuesday, September 25th. Comments should be submitted in writing to ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Scheduled

Tribal Council Meeting Scheduled

The next Tribal Council Meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, October 10th starting at 5:00 pm inside the Tribal Chambers ...
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Livestream at Meskwaki Homecoming Coronation and Parade

Livestream at Meskwaki Homecoming Coronation and Parade

Meskwaki Media Services will be broadcasting footage of the Meskwaki Settlement School Homecoming Coronation at 10:00 am and the Parade ...
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/ In The News, MFSI
Moved to Tribal Center: Pizza On The Farm

Moved to Tribal Center: Pizza On The Farm

Due to the forecasted weather conditions the Pizza on the Farm event has been moved to the Tribal Center Gym ...
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4th Annual Ko-ko & Me-do Celebration

4th Annual Ko-ko & Me-do Celebration

Come celebrate and honor all our grandparents! Where: Meskwaki Tribal Center Gym When: Wednesday, September 19th 5:00 pm - 8:00 ...
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MNR: Traditional Buffalo Harvest Class is Full

MNR: Traditional Buffalo Harvest Class is Full

Attention: The traditional buffalo harvest class scheduled for October 18th is now FULL. However, a waiting list is being started ...
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/ In The News, Senior Services
Rescheduled: Koko & Medo Celebration

Rescheduled: Koko & Medo Celebration

The 4th Annual Koko & Medo Celebration has been rescheduled for Wednesday, September 19th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM ...
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MADAC: Celebrate with a Native Voice in Recovery with John Soap, Jr

MADAC: Celebrate with a Native Voice in Recovery with John Soap, Jr

September is National Recovery Month and the Meskwaki Alcohol Drug Abuse Center is hosting an event in honor of this ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

The next Tribal Council meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, September 19th. The meeting will start at 5:00 pm and ...
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Canceled: MNR Tree ID Walk

Canceled: MNR Tree ID Walk

MNR’s Tree ID Walk that was scheduled for tonight has been cancelled. It will be rescheduled for a later date ...
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Meskwaki Tribal Court Announcement: Online Payments

Meskwaki Tribal Court Announcement: Online Payments

Meskwaki Tribal Court can now accept payments online for Fines and Fees, including Traffic Violations. You may make payments in ...
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Yoga Classes Canceled this Week

Yoga Classes Canceled this Week

Due to unforeseen circumstances all yoga classes have been canceled for this week (09/10 - 09/14) ...
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Voter Registration Event Today, Sept. 10

Voter Registration Event Today, Sept. 10

Make sure to stop over at the Meskwaki Tribal Center Snack Bar today to learn about voter registration. Native American ...
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PurFoods Employment Opportunity

PurFoods Employment Opportunity

PurFoods of Grinnell will be here on Monday, September 17th from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM in the Council Chambers ...
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/ In The News, Youth Program
Communications re: Youth Development

Communications re: Youth Development

Press Release 9-6-18 This week the Youth Development Program conducted an assessment for potential renovations for the Youth Development building ...
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MNR Tree ID Walk

MNR Tree ID Walk

MNR Staff will be holding a tree identification walk along the trail from the Tribal Center to the School. Staff ...
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Yoga Class Today

Yoga Class Today

Don't forget that there's a yoga class this evening! Class starts at 5:00 pm and will last approximately one hour, ...
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Cucumber Pickling

Cucumber Pickling

The first of the Fall Food Preservation Workshop Series from MFSI starts today, Thursday, September 6th beginning at 5:00 pm ...
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Meskwaki Nation Providing Assistance for Families Impacted by Flooding

Meskwaki Nation Providing Assistance for Families Impacted by Flooding

Press Release September 5, 2018:  This week, eastern Iowa has experienced significant rainfall resulting in a flood warning for Tama ...
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Battleground Road Closed

Battleground Road Closed

Attention: Due to flooding, Battleground Rd is now closed. For your safety, please use an alternate route. From Meskwaki Public ...
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Foster Care Parenting Classes

Foster Care Parenting Classes

If you are interested in becoming a foster parent/s please sign up! Meskwaki Family Services is looking for up to ...
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Photos: MSS Flag Raising

Photos: MSS Flag Raising

Students, staff, and community members gathered around the flag poles at the Meskwaki Settlement School on Tuesday, August 21 for ...
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Photos: MNR Honey Harvest

Photos: MNR Honey Harvest

Meskwaki Natural Resources hosted a hands-on honey harvesting workshop as part of its beekeeping educational content. CLICK HERE TO VIEW ...
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CANCELED - Middle School Fun Night

CANCELED – Middle School Fun Night

This event has been canceled ...
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MSS Students Register For MAP

MSS Students Register For MAP

Registration forms for MAP are now available at the Front Desk during school hours. The 21st Century Community Learning Centers ...
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Photos: 104th Annual Meskwaki Powwow

Photos: 104th Annual Meskwaki Powwow

The 104thAnnual Meskwaki Powwow took place at the Meskwaki Powwow Grounds from August 9th-12th. Here are photos taken by Meskwaki ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Delayed

Tribal Council Meeting Delayed

The Tribal Council meeting scheduled for Wednesday, September 5th has a delayed start time, it will begin at 6:00 pm ...
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Sept Cover

September Meskwaki Nation Times Now Available

The September Meskwaki Nation Times is now available for your reading pleasure.  Check it out here. Find past news in ...
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Tribal Operations Closure on September 3, 2018

Tribal Operations Closure on September 3, 2018

Tribal Operations including the Health Clinic, Pharmacy and Senior Services will be closed Monday, September 3rd in observance of the ...
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Informational Session - Meskwaki College Access Program

Informational Session – Meskwaki College Access Program

"Informational Session" College Admission and Financial Aid. Where: Meskwaki Settlement School,  Room 606 When: Wednesday, September 5th @ 7:00 PM ...
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Yoga Classes Beginning in September

Yoga Classes Beginning in September

Are you interested in strengthening your body while elevating your state of mind? If so then join Ashley, Health Educator ...
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Postponed: MSS Open House

Postponed: MSS Open House

Due to unforeseen events, the Meskwaki Settlement School Open House will be postponed until Wednesday, September 5th ...
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Traditional Buffalo Butchering

Traditional Buffalo Butchering

MNR will be holding a traditional buffalo butchering class - open to all women of the community, this includes descendants. This ...
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MNR Calendar Photo Contest

MNR Calendar Photo Contest

Meskwaki Natural Resources is having a Photo Contest for their MNR Calendar. Prizes: 1st Place - $100. 2nd Place - ...
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Little Priest Tribal College Fall 2018 Community Education

Little Priest Tribal College Fall 2018 Community Education

For the full listing of training's being provided by Little Priest Tribal College,  CLICK HERE. How to register for workshops Phone: ...
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30 Day Public Comment Period for proposed Meskwaki Housing Policy and Procedures

30 Day Public Comment Period for proposed Meskwaki Housing Policy and Procedures

Notice to Public At its regular meeting convened on August 22, 2018 the Tribal Council approved revised Meskwaki Housing Policies ...
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Start Time Changed: Warriors Varsity Football Game

Start Time Changed: Warriors Varsity Football Game

The start time for the Warriors Varsity Football vs Midland High School game scheduled for today, Friday August 24th has ...
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Today: MNR Open House

Today: MNR Open House

Don't forget that today the Meskwaki Natural Resources team will be hosting an open house at their office located at ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Tonight

Tribal Council Meeting Tonight

Reminder of the Tribal Council meeting taking place this evening Wednesday, August 22nd beginning at 5:00 pm inside the Tribal ...
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Reminder of MSS Early Dismissal Tomorrow 08/22

Reminder of MSS Early Dismissal Tomorrow 08/22

Parents/family of children attending the Meskwaki Settlement School  we would like to send out a reminder that MSS students will ...
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Closing Date of the Economic Development Director Job Posting

Closing Date of the Economic Development Director Job Posting

The Economic Development Director closing date will be Friday, August 31st. Please be sure to submit your application and resume ...
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104th Annual Powwow Souvenir Program and LiveStream

104th Annual Powwow Souvenir Program and LiveStream

If you missed the powwow or are looking to see more about it, here's a link to the 104th Annual ...
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A Note To Meskwaki Health Clinic Patients

A Note To Meskwaki Health Clinic Patients

We are sharing the news that Julie Valline-Chyma has moved on from her position as nurse practitioner at the Meskwaki ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Postponted

Tribal Council Meeting Postponted

The Tribal Council meeting scheduled for August 15th has been postponed to Wednesday, August 22. The meeting will begin at ...
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Meskwaki Settlement School Administrator "Meet and Greet"

Meskwaki Settlement School Administrator “Meet and Greet”

The Meskwaki Community is invited to join us for the Administrator "Meet and Greet" in the Meskwaki Settlement School Commons ...
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Meskwaki Settlement School 2018/2019 School Registration

Meskwaki Settlement School 2018/2019 School Registration

From August 13th - 17th located at both the MSS Elementary and the MS/HS Office you can register your students ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Scheduled

Tribal Council Meeting Scheduled

The next Tribal Council meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, August 15th starting at 5:00 PM inside the Tribal Chambers ...
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2018 Meskwaki Powwow Princesses Announced

2018 Meskwaki Powwow Princesses Announced

Congrats to 104th Annual Meskwaki Powwow Princess Marley Whitefish and Junior Princess Jenaya Kapayou. We also recognize and thank outgoing ...
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Fill The Bus Event Tonight

Fill The Bus Event Tonight

Reminder that the Fill the Bus Event is Tonight! Time: 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm Location: Outside  Arena at Meskwaki ...
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/ In The News, Youth Program
SYEP Award Ceremony Tonight

SYEP Award Ceremony Tonight

The SYEP End of the Year Award Ceremony will be taking place tonight, Tuesday, August 7th  at the Meskwaki Bingo ...
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Senior Services Center Closed Today

Senior Services Center Closed Today

Due to an emergency, the Senior Services Center will be closed for the remainder of the day. There will be ...
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VIDEO CAMERA OPERATORS NEEDED FOR ANNUAL POWWOW

VIDEO CAMERA OPERATORS NEEDED FOR ANNUAL POWWOW

Media Services and MAPA are seeking community members to help Livestream the powwow.  If you are interested in operating a ...
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Pharmacy Hours For This Week

Pharmacy Hours For This Week

The Meskwaki Health Clinic Pharmacy hours for this week (08/06 - 08/11) are as follows: Monday - Wednesday 8:30 am ...
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Johnson O’Malley Funding Update:

Johnson O’Malley Funding Update:

The Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa receives specific funding called Johnson O’Malley funds each fiscal year.  ...
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Livestream at the Pow Wow

Livestream at the Pow Wow

Meskwaki Media Services will be broadcasting footage of the 104th Annual Meskwaki Pow Wow starting with the Princess Contest on ...
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/ In The News, Museum
Meskwaki Tribal Museum Closed Today

Meskwaki Tribal Museum Closed Today

The Meskwaki Tribal Museum has been closed today due to maintenance issues. We are currently working on the issues and ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Tonight

Tribal Council Meeting Tonight

Reminder of the Tribal Council Meeting happening this evening, Thursday August 2nd starting at 5:00 pm inside the Tribal Chambers ...
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Updated Location For The Fill The Bus Event

Updated Location For The Fill The Bus Event

When: August 8th (Rain date August 15th) Time: 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM Where: Meskwaki Casino - Outside Arena Come ...
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Jury Trial Cancelled

Jury Trial Cancelled

Jury Trial scheduled for Wednesday, August 1, 2018, has been CANCELLED. Thank you, Joy R. Mauskemo Clerk of Court and ...
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Video Camera Operators Needed For Annual Powwow

Video Camera Operators Needed For Annual Powwow

Media Services and MAPA are seeking community members to help Livestream the powwow.  If you are interested in operating a ...
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Meskwaki Princess Applications

Meskwaki Princess Applications

The Meskwaki Annual Powwow Association has decided that the Princess and Jr. Princess applications will be accepted until Friday, August ...
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Cover Aug 2018

August Meskwaki Nation Times Newsletter Available

The latest edition of the Meskwaki Nation Times has just been published.  Check it out by visiting our newsletter page ...
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104th Annual Meskwaki Powwow

104th Annual Meskwaki Powwow

The 104th Annual Meskwaki Powwow August 9-12th (Thursday - Sunday). Open to the public! Adults $7. Children $5. Kids 5 ...
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MADAC 5K Walk/Run

MADAC 5K Walk/Run

Join us for the MADAC Walk/Run on Sunday August 12th! Registration at 8:30 AM and race starts at 9:00 AM ...
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2018 Run The Sett 5K

2018 Run The Sett 5K

2018 Run The Sett 5K Start and Finish at the Cook Shack Saturday August 11th, Registration at 8:30 AM and ...
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Reminder: Golf Tournament Sunday!

Reminder: Golf Tournament Sunday!

Reminder for those who signed up that the 4-Man Golf Tournament is happening this Sunday, July 29th starting at 10:00 ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

The next Tribal Council meeting has been scheduled for Thursday, August 2nd starting at 5:00 PM inside the Tribal Chambers ...
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Meskwaki Settlement School 2018/2019 Registration

Meskwaki Settlement School 2018/2019 Registration

The Meskwaki Settlement School registration for the 2018/2019 School Year during the Annual Powwow will be the following dates/times: Wednesday, ...
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Iowa Disaster Assistance Grants Available Through MICA

Iowa Disaster Assistance Grants Available Through MICA

Iowa Disaster Assistance Grants available through MICA Marshall declared eligible due to tornado damage. MICA will be administering applications for ...
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MNR to Host a Fiber Harvest and Cordage Class

MNR to Host a Fiber Harvest and Cordage Class

MNR will be holding a Fiber Harvest and Cordage Class on August 16th from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at ...
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Photos: SYEP Orientation

Photos: SYEP Orientation

On June 13 the Summer Youth Enrichment Program held its orientation for summer youth workers. CLICK HERE TO VIEW PHOTOS ...
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Photos: Meskwaki Nation Day 2018

Photos: Meskwaki Nation Day 2018

Meskwaki Nation once again celebrated the Proclamation of 1857 with a full day of festivities on the Settlement on Friday, ...
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MSS Health Requirements and Forms

MSS Health Requirements and Forms

Meskwaki Settlement School strives to care for and keep our students safe and healthy. Below are the listed health requirements ...
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Rally Raises Awareness for MMIW

Rally Raises Awareness for MMIW

A rally was held on Sunday, July 22nd in Rock Island to raise awareness of missing and murdered indigenous women ...
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Relief Efforts for Tornado Victims

Relief Efforts for Tornado Victims

As relief efforts continue in the tornado affected areas of Marshalltown, the Meskwaki community seeks to provide on-going help and ...
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Disaster Assistance Form

Disaster Assistance Form

Those receiving disaster assistance will need to fill out a disaster assistance form (see below) and provide identification and proof ...
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Tornado Relief Communication

Tornado Relief Communication

Press Release 7-20-18 Meskwaki Nation providing immediate assistance for tribal families impacted by the Marshalltown tornado On Thursday, July 19th, ...
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MFSI staff give presentation at Iowa Farm to School Conference

MFSI staff give presentation at Iowa Farm to School Conference

On June 29th, MFSI Outreach & Education staff attended the Iowa Farm to School Conference in Ankeny, Iowa, where they ...
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Meskwaki Apprenticeship Relief Aid to Marshalltown

Meskwaki Apprenticeship Relief Aid to Marshalltown

Sunny skies, birds chirping, children at play.  Yesterday some of these things were very common all throughout Iowa.  Then BOOM!!  ...
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/ In The News, MFSI
PTEC Sign Up

PTEC Sign Up

Registration is still open for the Summer Promoting Tribal Economies Course ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

TRIBAL COUNCIL MEETING Wednesday, July 25, 2018 5:00 pm Tribal Chambers Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to attend ...
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Diabetes Bingo Tonight

Diabetes Bingo Tonight

The Diabetes Program will be having Diabetes Bingo today, Thursday, July 19th starting at 4:45 at the Clinic Conference Room! ...
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Promoting Tribal Economies Course Summer Registration

Promoting Tribal Economies Course Summer Registration

Registration for the summer course began July 2nd. Program begins August 14th and will continue through the 30th and will ...
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Reminder: Tomorrow Water Day at MSS

Reminder: Tomorrow Water Day at MSS

Don't forget tomorrow is water day for activities and will be at MSS on the Elementary side! Date: Tuesday, July ...
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Red Earth Gardens - Self Serve Farm Stands

Red Earth Gardens – Self Serve Farm Stands

Red Earth Gardens Self Serve Farm Stands are located at the Meskwaki Health Clinic, Wellness Center and the Tribal Center ...
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Powwow Tonight

Powwow Tonight

Tonight's powwow has been moved to the Tribal Center due to the weather.  Grand Entry at 7PM.  Hope to see ...
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Tribal Operations Closed For Holiday on July 13th

Tribal Operations Closed For Holiday on July 13th

Tribal Operations including the Health Clinic, Pharmacy and Senior Services will be closed Friday, July 13th in observance of the ...
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Meskwaki Geography Club Schwans Fundraiser

Meskwaki Geography Club Schwans Fundraiser

The Meskwaki Geography Club is fundraising money for the students  for their 17 day trip to Europe in June 2019 ...
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Golf Tournament

Golf Tournament

The Diabetes Program and MADAC will be hosting a Golf Tournament taking place at the Tama-Toledo Country Club on July ...
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Updated Schedule of Events for Meskwaki Nation Day

Updated Schedule of Events for Meskwaki Nation Day

Meskwaki Nation Day, Friday, July 13th. All events will be held at the powwow grounds. All dancers and drum groups ...
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Annual Powwow Applications Available

Annual Powwow Applications Available

MAPA is gearing up for the fun as they get ready for our big weekend in August. The excitement is ...
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Photos: Cookout at Meskwaki Health Clinic

Photos: Cookout at Meskwaki Health Clinic

The Meskwaki Health Clinic hosted a community cookout on Tuesday, July 3rd in celebration of the July 4th holiday. The ...
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Fill the Bus

Fill the Bus

Meskwaki Family Services, along with many other departments, are sponsoring a Fill the Bus Event in August at the Tribal ...
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Tribal Council Special Meeting

Tribal Council Special Meeting

The Tribal Council has called for a Special Meeting to take place tomorrow, Friday, July 6th starting at 4:30 PM ...
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SYEP at Camp Dodge

SYEP at Camp Dodge

On Friday, June 28 the Meskwaki Summer Youth Enrichment Program took students to Camp Dodge in Johnston for a Leadership ...
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Cover Grad

MNT Special Graduation Edition Published

Visit the newly published Special Graduation Edition of the Meskwaki Nation Times here. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE ISSUE. See ...
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Meskwaki Youth Department Closed July 4th

Meskwaki Youth Department Closed July 4th

The Meskwaki Youth Department and Summer Youth Activities will be closed for the 4th of July ...
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Early Childhood 2018/2019 School Registration

Early Childhood 2018/2019 School Registration

Early Childhood Pre-Registration Beginning Tuesday, July 3rd registration materials will be available at the Elementary Office from 8:00 AM to ...
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Summer Smoothie Taste Test Today!

Summer Smoothie Taste Test Today!

Don't forget today from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Meskwaki Food Sovereignty Initiative will be have a Summer Smoothie Taste ...
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Meskwaki Child Care Program Applications

Meskwaki Child Care Program Applications

Meskwaki Child Care Program will have applications available for FY'19 (October 1, 2018 - September 30, 2019) beginning on August ...
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Tonight - BBQ at Meskwaki Health Clinic

Tonight – BBQ at Meskwaki Health Clinic

Happy 4th of July! Join us for a BBQ and family friendly games at the Meskwaki Health Clinic tonight starting ...
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Photos: Native Wellness Workshop

Photos: Native Wellness Workshop

Meskwaki Tribal Operations hosted a 3-day Native Wellness workshop from June 20-22 at the Reinig Center in Toledo. Theda New ...
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Photos: MSS Summer School Activities

Photos: MSS Summer School Activities

During the month of June MSS Elementary summer school students participated in a number of different fun and educational activities ...
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Rep. Visit

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Rep. Visit

Wm. Jeff Kahrs, Regional Director of Region 7 of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, met recently met ...
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Photos: MSS Warriors MS Baseball

Photos: MSS Warriors MS Baseball

The MSS Warriors MS baseball team hosted South Tama for a scrimmage on June 14 at MSS fields. The Warriors ...
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July Meskwaki Nation Times Available

July Meskwaki Nation Times Available

Check out this month's Meskwaki Nation Times.  Find out the latest news, updates, calendar info and more! CLICK HERE TO ...
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Postponed: Nature Photography Workshop

Postponed: Nature Photography Workshop

The Nature Photography Workshop previously scheduled for Saturday, June 30th has been postponed until a later date due to lack ...
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Lost and Found Items

Lost and Found Items

Attention Community Members: The tribal center has collected many lost and found items over the past year. Items include:  prescription ...
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Swim Day for Summer Youth Activities

Swim Day for Summer Youth Activities

Today is swim day for the Summer Youth Activities so don't forget to send your child with a towel, their ...
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Meal Prep Demo

Meal Prep Demo

Reminder that the Meskwaki Diabetes Program will be having a Meal Prep Demo this evening starting at 5:30 PM at ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Rescheduled

Tribal Council Meeting Rescheduled

The Tribal Council Meeting originally for Wednesday, June 27th has been RESCHEDULED to Thursday, June 28th. Meeting starts at 5:00 ...
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Meskwaki Child Care Program Applications

Meskwaki Child Care Program Applications

Meskwaki Child Care Program will have applications available for FY'19 (October 1, 2018 - September 30, 2019) beginning on August ...
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Nature Photography Workshop this Saturday

Nature Photography Workshop this Saturday

The Nature Photography Workshop has been rescheduled to this Saturday, June 30th! Starts at 10:00 AM and continues until 2:00 ...
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Meskwaki Nation Day

Meskwaki Nation Day

Meskwaki Nation Day - July 13, 2018. All events will be held at the powwow grounds. Schedule of Events Fun ...
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MFSI Summer Smoothie Taste Test

MFSI Summer Smoothie Taste Test

Meskwaki Food Sovereignty Initiative presents a Summer Smoothie Taste Test. On July 3rd from 10 am - 12 pm at ...
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Tribal Council Meeting - Wednesday, June 27th

Tribal Council Meeting – Wednesday, June 27th

In Tribal Chambers, enrolled members are encouraged to attend the next Tribal Council Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, June 27, 2018 ...
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Photos: Graduation Powwow

Photos: Graduation Powwow

On Wednesday, June 20 Meskwaki Nation and the Meskwaki Higher Education Program held their annual Graduation Celebration Powwow in the ...
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Reminder: Meskwaki Graduates Powwow Tonight!

Reminder: Meskwaki Graduates Powwow Tonight!

Don't forget that the Meskwaki Graduates Powwow will be going on this evening at the Tribal Center! 5:00-5:45 PM - ...
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Building Native Communities - Financial Education Workshop

Building Native Communities – Financial Education Workshop

Meskwaki Economic Development, Pinnacle Bank and First Nations Development Institute Presents Train the Trainer - Building Native Communities Financial Skills ...
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Summer Youth Activities 2018 Calendar

Summer Youth Activities 2018 Calendar

All activities will be held at the Meskwaki Settlement School starting at 1:00 PM and ending at 4:30 PM. Reminder ...
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Reminder: Community Pool Part Tonight

Reminder: Community Pool Part Tonight

Don't forget that tonight there will be a Community Pool Party at the Tama-Toledo Aquatic Center from 8:00 PM to ...
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Membership Audit to be held in 2019

Membership Audit to be held in 2019

The Meskwaki Fiscal Office reports the Membership Audit will not be held this year (2018), but will be held next ...
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/ In The News, Natural Resources
Rescheduled: Nature Photography Workshop

Rescheduled: Nature Photography Workshop

The Nature Photography Workshop has been rescheduled to Saturday, June 30th! Starts at 10:00 AM and continues until 2:00 PM ...
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MNCSS Office Closing at 1 PM Today (6/14)

MNCSS Office Closing at 1 PM Today (6/14)

The Meskwaki Nation Child Support Services office will be closing at 1 PM today.   It will re-open for its ...
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/ In The News, Natural Resources
Beekeeping Class

Beekeeping Class

If you are interested in attending the Beekeeping Class on Saturday, June 23rd - contact Crystal Davis by Friday, June ...
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Additional Spaces for the Meskwaki 2-Piece Class

Additional Spaces for the Meskwaki 2-Piece Class

There are still additional spaces open for the Meskwaki 2-Piece class. Classes will continue every Tuesday from 6:00-9:00 PM at ...
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SYEP Program Policy

SYEP Program Policy

A draft policy document was recently released by the Meskwaki Nation Youth Development Program that contained provisions which run counter ...
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Reminder - Tribal Council Meeting

Reminder – Tribal Council Meeting

There will be a Tribal Council Meeting this evening, Wednesday June 13th, starting at 5:00 PM inside the Tribal Chambers ...
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Meskwaki Activities Banquet Tonight

Meskwaki Activities Banquet Tonight

Reminder that tonight, Wednesday June 13th, the Meskwaki Activities Banquet will be taking place at the MBCH Convention Center. Doors ...
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/ In The News, Natural Resources
Eagles Alive and Well

Eagles Alive and Well

MNR and the MNPD are pleased to share that ALL the eagles are alive and well.  Spotted and photographed on ...
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Girls Circle Meetings

Girls Circle Meetings

Girls Circle will continue to have meetings on Tuesdays at 6:30 PM. The next Girls Circle meeting will be on ...
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Meal Prep Demo

Meal Prep Demo

There will be a Meal Prep Demo at the Tribal Center on Wednesday June 27th at 5:30 PM. This will ...
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Child Support Services General Notice

Child Support Services General Notice

Listed below will be the office hours for the week of June 11-15th for the Meskwaki Nation Child Support Services ...
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Graduation Powwow Rescheduled

Graduation Powwow Rescheduled

The 2018 Graduates Powwow has been rescheduled for Wednesday, June 20th with dinner starting at 5:00 PM. The meal will ...
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MAPA Meeting Tonight

MAPA Meeting Tonight

Reminder that tonight starting at 5:00 PM there will be a Meskwaki Annual Powwow Association meeting held inside the East ...
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Free Breakfast and Lunch for Kids 1-18yo

Free Breakfast and Lunch for Kids 1-18yo

Join us for a FREE breakfast and lunch! Open to all children and teens ages 1yo-18yo No registration or identification ...
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Free Bedding Items

Free Bedding Items

MBCH is donating free bedding items to the Meskwaki community! These items include mattress pads, pillows, brown blankets, white comforters, ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

The next Tribal Council meeting will be on Wednesday, June 13th beginning at 5:00 PM inside the Tribal Chambers. Enrolled ...
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Community Member Survey Due

Community Member Survey Due

Enrolled members are encouraged and requested to download, fill out and return the following community survey document. What services do ...
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Photos: MSS Pride Week 2018

Photos: MSS Pride Week 2018

The Meskwaki Settlement School Pride Week took place during the week of May 28th this year. Students participated in a ...
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Photos: Tribal Operations Employee Appreciation Day

Photos: Tribal Operations Employee Appreciation Day

Meskwaki Tribal Operations held their annual Employee Appreciation Day at the Toledo Heights Park on Thursday, May 24th. Activities included ...
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Canceled - Daddy-Daughter Night Out

Canceled – Daddy-Daughter Night Out

Daddy-Daughter Night Out has been canceled ...
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/ In The News
Graduation Powwow Postponed

Graduation Powwow Postponed

Due to circumstances beyond our control, the Graduation pow-wow set for June 9th at the MSS gym, is postponed.  Look ...
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/ In The News
Nature Photography Workshop has been postponed

Nature Photography Workshop has been postponed

The Nature Photography Workshop has been postponed and further details are TBA ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Canceled

Tribal Council Meeting Canceled

The Tribal Council meeting previously scheduled for this evening has been canceled due to circumstances beyond our control ...
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Meskwaki 2-Piece Classes Begin Today

Meskwaki 2-Piece Classes Begin Today

Reminder that the Meskwaki 2-Piece Classes will begin today, Tuesday June 5th from 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM and will ...
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Postponed: Nature Photography Workshop

Postponed: Nature Photography Workshop

Update 5/6: This event has been postponed until a later date. Further details are TBA Reminder that this Saturday, June ...
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Photos: May Wellness Fun Run/Walk

Photos: May Wellness Fun Run/Walk

Runners, walkers, stroller pushers, and dog walkers got together on Saturday, May 25th at the Meskwaki Powwow Grounds for a ...
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Photos: STC Elementary Mini Powwow

Photos: STC Elementary Mini Powwow

On Thursday, May 17th South Tama Elementary hosted a Meskwaki mini powwow and cultural presentation. CLICK HERE TO VIEW PHOTOS ...
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Meskwaki Activities Banquet

Meskwaki Activities Banquet

The Meskwaki Activities Banquet has been rescheduled. The Banquet will take place in the Convention Center at the Meskwaki Bingo ...
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Koko & Medo Newsletter

Koko & Medo Newsletter

Visit the Senior's web page to see this month's lunch calendar and read their monthly newsletter.  Read June's Newsletter HERE!  ...
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SYEP Applications Due Today

SYEP Applications Due Today

Reminder for those interested the that SYEP (Summer Youth Enrichment Program) Applications are due today! The applications may be picked ...
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Consumer Confidence Report 2017

Consumer Confidence Report 2017

The link below is a copy of the annual report and testing results of the drinking water provided by the ...
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One Day - Beekeeping Short Course

One Day – Beekeeping Short Course

Back by popular request! One day Beekeeping short course! Learn about pollinators and honeybees with an introductory class to beekeeping ...
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Red Earth Gardens Tiny Farm Stand

Red Earth Gardens Tiny Farm Stand

Check out Red Earth Gardens new Tiny Farm Stand! Currently stocked at the Meskwaki Health Clinic there is  Costal Star ...
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Meskwaki Community Pool Party

Meskwaki Community Pool Party

Join in on the fun at a Pool Party sponsored by ICWA/MFS! The Pool Party will take place at the ...
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June Meskwaki Nation Times Now Available Online

June Meskwaki Nation Times Now Available Online

Click on the link below to read this month’s Meskwaki Nation Times. JUNE MESKWAKI NATION TIMES Our deadline to submit ...
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Attention FoxXchange Customers

Attention FoxXchange Customers

Attention FoxXchange Customers: Today is the last day of the month, which means for those who have not yet paid ...
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Today: Meskwaki Nati0n Day Planning Meeting

Today: Meskwaki Nati0n Day Planning Meeting

Don't forget that today Thursday, May 31st there will be a planning meeting for the 2018 Meskwaki Nation Day Celebration ...
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SYEP Applications Deadline June 4th

SYEP Applications Deadline June 4th

Reminder that the 2018 Summer Youth Enrichment Program (SYEP) applications are available at the Tribal Center front desk, Meskwaki Human ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

A Tribal Council Meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, June 6th starting at 5:00 PM inside the Tribal Chambers. Enrolled ...
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Daddy-Daughter Game Night Out

Daddy-Daughter Game Night Out

Daddy-Daughter Game Night Out! Friday, June 8th from 6:00 - 8:00 PM inside the Meskwaki Settlement School Commons for ages ...
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/ In The News
Graduation Powwow Cancelled

Graduation Powwow Cancelled

Due to circumstances beyond our control,  the Graduation Powwow scheduled for Saturday, May 26th, has been cancelled.  Thank you for ...
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/ In The News
Cancelled - Tribal Council Meeting

Cancelled – Tribal Council Meeting

Cancelled - A Tribal Council Meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 30th with a start time of 5:00 PM ...
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2018 Graduation Powwow - Postponed to new date.

2018 Graduation Powwow – Postponed to new date.

The Graduation Powwow has been postpone to a later date.  Look for more information to come out soon. We're Livestreaming ...
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Planning Meeting for 2018 Meskwaki Nation Day Celebration

Planning Meeting for 2018 Meskwaki Nation Day Celebration

Please Join Us For.. What: Planning Meeting for the 2018 Meskwaki Nation Day Celebration When: Thursday, May 31st Time: 2:30 ...
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Upcoming Summer Workshop Training Sessions at LPTC

Upcoming Summer Workshop Training Sessions at LPTC

Here is a list of the upcoming Summer Workshop Training Sessions at Little Priest Tribal College. Little Priest Tribal College ...
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Meskwaki Senior Services Closing Early

Meskwaki Senior Services Closing Early

The Meskwaki Senior Services will be closing early tomorrow, Friday, May 25th at 12:30 PM. Breakfast will be served from ...
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Green Cleaners and Healthy Homes

Green Cleaners and Healthy Homes

Green Cleaners and Healthy Homes Date: Wednesday, May 30th Time: 10:00 AM - Noon Location: MBCH - Breakout Room Information ...
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Photos: MSS Pride Week Fun Run/Walk

Photos: MSS Pride Week Fun Run/Walk

2018 Pride Week at Meskwaki Settlement Schools kicked off with the annual Pride Week Fun Run/Walk. The group warmed up ...
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/ In The News
MSS Kindergarten Academy

MSS Kindergarten Academy

MSS Kindergarten Academy - Sponsored by the Meskwaki After-School Program What: The MSS Kindergarten Academy is for Meskwaki Settlement School ...
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Photos: MSS High School Graduation

Photos: MSS High School Graduation

Meskwaki Nation celebrated with the MSS Class of 2018 on Sunday, May 20th as the Meskwaki Settlement School held their ...
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SYEP Updated Application and Deadlines

SYEP Updated Application and Deadlines

Reminder that the SYEP Deadline is Monday, June 4th and that Orientation will be on Thursday, June 14th. Be sure ...
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Meskwaki 2-Piece Sewing Class

Meskwaki 2-Piece Sewing Class

Please join us on June 5th at the Meskwaki Cultural Center and Museum for the opportunity to make a Meskwaki ...
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Photos: MSS Immersion Graduation

Photos: MSS Immersion Graduation

On Friday, May 18 the MSS Immersion classes held their graduation ceremony at the MSS commons. CLICK HERE TO VIEW ...
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Photos: Apollo Davenport Swearing In

Photos: Apollo Davenport Swearing In

On Monday, May 14 community members and Tribal Operations employees gathered in the Tribal Chambers for the swearing in of ...
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Pre-K Immersion Graduation Tomorrow

Pre-K Immersion Graduation Tomorrow

Reminder that tomorrow, Friday, May 18th is going to be the Pre-K Immersion Graduation.  Begins at 9:30 AM inside the ...
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Summer Youth Enrichment Program Applications

Summer Youth Enrichment Program Applications

The 2018 SYEP (Summer Youth Enrichment Program) applications are now available! The SYEP applications are available at multiple locations: Tribal ...
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Updated Info: Tribal Council Special Meeting

Updated Info: Tribal Council Special Meeting

The Tribal Council set a "SPECIAL MEETING" to take place tomorrow, Friday, May 18th starting at 4:00 PM inside the ...
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Photos: Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit

Photos: Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit

Meskwaki Nation hosted the 2018 Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit from May 9-13, 2018. CLICK HERE TO VIEW PHOTOS The ...
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Reminder - Pizza with Police Tonight

Reminder – Pizza with Police Tonight

Tama County SKIP will be hosting Pizza with Police. Pizza with Police will be happening this evening, Thursday, May 17th ...
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Pride Week Graduate Honoring Powwow

Pride Week Graduate Honoring Powwow

Join us in honoring our Meskwaki High School graduating Seniors on Friday, May 18th. 5:00 PM - Meal in the ...
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YSF Meskwaki Youth Football Program Registration

YSF Meskwaki Youth Football Program Registration

When: Thursday, May 17th, 6:00 - 7:00 PM Where: Meskwaki High School Commons What to Bring: Both Parent and Player ...
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YSF Football Cheer Squad Registration

YSF Football Cheer Squad Registration

When: Thursday, May 17th, 6:00 - 7:00 PM Where: Meskwaki High School Commons Registration Fee: $40 - Cash, check or ...
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Reminder - General Meeting

Reminder – General Meeting

Reminder that tomorrow Wednesday, May 16th there will be a General Meeting held at the MBCH Convention Center. This General ...
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Human Trafficking: Raising Our Awareness

Human Trafficking: Raising Our Awareness

Reminder that there will be a training session for the Meskwaki Community and other concerned citizens on Human Trafficking: Raising ...
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/ In The News, Youth Program
Middle/High School Boys Singing and Drumming

Middle/High School Boys Singing and Drumming

Middle/High School Boys Singing and Drumming Thursday, May 17th from 6:00-8:00 PM. MYP new drum 36"x14", moose hide. Meskwaki Youth ...
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Reminder - Swearing-In Ceremony

Reminder – Swearing-In Ceremony

There will be a Swearing-in Ceremony for the newly elected Tribal Council Member, Apollo Davenport, this morning beginning at 10:00 ...
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Swearing-In Ceremony

Swearing-In Ceremony

Swearing-In Ceremony for Apollo Davenport Monday, May 14th at 10:00 AM inside the Tribal Council Chambers The Tribal community is ...
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/ In The News
Higher Ed Fall 2018 Application Deadline

Higher Ed Fall 2018 Application Deadline

Meskwaki Higher Education Program's Fall 2018 Application Deadline is Friday, June 1st. Due by Deadline: Higher Education Program Application Copy ...
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/ In The News
Provider Appreciation Day Tomorrow

Provider Appreciation Day Tomorrow

Reminder that tomorrow, Saturday, May 12th the Meskwaki Child Care Program will be having a Provider Appreciation Day at the ...
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/ Elections (PW), In The News
Official Special Election Results

Official Special Election Results

A Special Election was held on May 8, 2018 in accordance with TITLE 8, Article IV, to select one (1) ...
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/ In The News
2nd Annual Job-B-Q Today!

2nd Annual Job-B-Q Today!

If you called ahead and signed up, don't forget that today is the Job-B-Q at the Tribal Center Gym from ...
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/ In The News
Tribal Council - General Meeting Scheduled

Tribal Council – General Meeting Scheduled

General Meeting MBCH Convention Center Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Tentative Agenda - Subject to Change 5:00 PM - Dinner served ...
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/ In The News
Early Childhood Celebration

Early Childhood Celebration

"Our language journey has just begun.. Join us in celebrating out accomplishments!" Early Childhood Celebration When: Thursday, May 10th Where: ...
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Photos: Spending Frenzy at MSS

Photos: Spending Frenzy at MSS

On Tuesday, May 8 MSS high school and middle school students participated in a Spending Frenzy event sponsored by the ...
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Meskwaki Tribal Court Scholarship Opportunity

Meskwaki Tribal Court Scholarship Opportunity

Reminder that the deadline for this $500 Scholarship is Thursday, May 10th. Tribal Court is offering one (1) scholarship to ...
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/ In The News
Clinic Hours on May 25th

Clinic Hours on May 25th

The Meskwaki Health Clinic will be closed on the morning of May 25th from 8:30 AM until 1 PM. The ...
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/ In The News
Special Election to be held Tuesday

Special Election to be held Tuesday

Voting will be held on Tuesday, May 8th for one (1) vacant Tribal Council seat.  Enrolled members encouraged to vote ...
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Photos: Walk for Rita

Photos: Walk for Rita

On Saturday, May 5th family and community members gathered at the outdoor gazebo near the Meskwaki Travel Plaza for a ...
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/ In The News
SYEP Leaders Needed for Summer

SYEP Leaders Needed for Summer

The Summer Youth Enrichment Program is seeking group leaders for help with the summer youth activities and special projects program ...
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Human Trafficking: Raising Our Awareness

Human Trafficking: Raising Our Awareness

Human Trafficking: Raising Our Awareness Date: Thursday, May 17th Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM Location: Meskwaki Convention Center Free ...
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/ In The News
Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit Begins This Week

Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit Begins This Week

The Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit will begin this Wednesday, May 9th and will run until Sunday, May 13th here ...
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/ In The News
Reminder - Job-B-Que on Thursday

Reminder – Job-B-Que on Thursday

Don't forget to call ahead and sign up for the Job-B-Que that's happening on Thursday, May 10th at the Tribal ...
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/ In The News
Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

The next Tribal Council Meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 9th beginning at 5:00 PM inside the Tribal Chambers ...
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/ In The News
Photos: Foster Care Powwow

Photos: Foster Care Powwow

Meskwaki Family Services hosted a Foster Care Pow-Wow on May 2, 2018 at MBCH Convention Center. CLICK HERE TO VIEW ...
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Tomorrow - Walk in Support of Rita Papakee

Tomorrow – Walk in Support of Rita Papakee

Rita Papakee - Bring Her Home Walk on May 5th, 2018. Registration at 10:30 AM, Walk begins at 11:00 AM ...
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/ In The News
Human Trafficking - Community Forum

Human Trafficking – Community Forum

Community Forum on Human Trafficking What: Education and Training When: May 17th @ 5:30 Where: Marshalltown Public Library Area agencies ...
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/ In The News
Get to know your Dietitian

Get to know your Dietitian

A note from the Meskwaki Dietitian: Hello. My name is Megan Koehn and I am the new Registered Dietitian at ...
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/ In The News
Pre-K Immersion Graduation

Pre-K Immersion Graduation

The Pre-K Immersion Graduation will be on Friday, May 18th starting at 9:30 am inside the MSS Commons Area. The ...
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/ In The News
Pinnacle Bank - New Look!

Pinnacle Bank – New Look!

Pinnacle Bank has some great changes coming this fall! Beginning August 17, 2018 there will be a new look to ...
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/ In The News
Pizza with Police

Pizza with Police

Pizza with Police Tama County SKIP (Supporting Kids In Prevention) will be hosting Pizza with Police. Stop by for a ...
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/ In The News
NHL Preseason Game

NHL Preseason Game

NHL Preseason Game - Minnesota Wild vs. St. Louis Blues at the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines on September ...
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/ In The News
Reminder - Tribal Council Meeting

Reminder – Tribal Council Meeting

Reminder that there is going to be a Tribal Council Meeting this evening Wednesday, May 2nd beginning at 5:00 pm ...
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Art and Culture Night Tonight at MSS

Art and Culture Night Tonight at MSS

Meskwaki Settlement School Art and Culture Night May 2nd from 5:00 – 8:00 pm School-Wide Music Concert 5:15 – 6:30 ...
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/ Elections (PW), In The News
Official Results of Nomination Meeting for Special Election

Official Results of Nomination Meeting for Special Election

A Nomination Meeting was held on May 1, 2018 in accordance with Article IV, TITLE 8 to select two candidates ...
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/ In The News, Youth Program
CDC Welcomes Native Youth to Give Feedback on Book Series

CDC Welcomes Native Youth to Give Feedback on Book Series

CDC Welcomes Native Youth to Give Feedback on Book Series. FOR NATIVE YOUTH AGES 18-22 years old. There is an ...
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/ In The News
2nd Nomination Meeting Tonight

2nd Nomination Meeting Tonight

Because there was not a quorum at last night's Nomination Meeting, there will be a 2nd Nomination Meeting tonight, May ...
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/ In The News
May 2018 MNT Cover

May Meskwaki Nation Times Now Available

Click on the link below to read this month’s Meskwaki Nation Times. MESKWAKI NATION TIMES Our next deadline for submissions ...
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/ In The News
Provider Appreciation Day

Provider Appreciation Day

Celebrate Provider Appreciation Day with the Meskwaki Child Care Program on Saturday, May 12th at the Tribal Center Gym. There ...
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/ In The News
Tomorrow - Foster Care Powwow

Tomorrow – Foster Care Powwow

Reminder that tomorrow will be the Foster Care Powwow at the Convention Center inside the Casino! Dinner from 5 pm ...
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/ In The News, Youth Program
Beginning Singing / Drumming Class

Beginning Singing / Drumming Class

Today Tuesday, May 1st from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm for Middle and High School Boys there will be a ...
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/ In The News
Housing Committee Meeting

Housing Committee Meeting

Reminder of the Housing Committee Meeting that will be held this evening, May 1st from 6 pm - 8 pm ...
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Tribal Council Nominations

Tribal Council Nominations

There was not a quorum at tonight's nomination meeting (April 30). Nominations will reconvene tomorrow (May 1st) at 7 PM ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

The next Tribal Council meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 2nd starting at 5:00 PM inside the Tribal Chambers ...
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MMIW Awareness Walk

MMIW Awareness Walk

The family of Rita Papakee are planning an awareness walk in honor of our missing Meskwaki sister. This walk will ...
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Beekeeping Short Course

Beekeeping Short Course

One Day Beekeeping Short Course Learn about pollinators and honeybees with an introductory class to beekeeping. Class will include the ...
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Photos: The Meskwaki Constitution in Historical Context

Photos: The Meskwaki Constitution in Historical Context

On Saturday, April 21 the Meskwaki Historical Preservation Department held an event and discussion surrounding the Meskwaki Constitution and its ...
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Photos: Diabetes Prevention Program

Photos: Diabetes Prevention Program

Congratulations to Amy Dye, Becky Youngbear, and Sylvia Brown that completed the year long Diabetes Prevention Program. CLICK HERE TO ...
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Photos: Child Abuse Prevention Fun Run

Photos: Child Abuse Prevention Fun Run

On Monday, April 23, 2018, Meskwaki Family Services in conjunction with Meskwaki Victim Services held a fun run/walk. CLICK HERE ...
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Photos: Earth Day Celebration

Photos: Earth Day Celebration

Menwi Bemenatani Ketokimenana -Let’s Celebrate Earth Day! CLICK HERE TO VIEW PHOTOS Earth Day events are held worldwide to celebrate ...
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Tonight - Milkweed Seedball Making Workshop

Tonight – Milkweed Seedball Making Workshop

Seedball Making Workshop on April 26th at 6:00 pm in the Tribal Center Gym. Guest presenter Kelly Guilbeau from Milkweed ...
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MFS Foster Care Powwow

MFS Foster Care Powwow

Don't forget in one (1) week the Meskwaki Family Services will be hosting the Foster Care Powwow at the MBCH ...
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Final Graduate Parent Committee Meeting

Final Graduate Parent Committee Meeting

Tonight will be the last meeting for the 2018 Graduate Parent Committee. Date: Wednesday, April 25th Time: 6:00 PM Location: ...
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4 Wellness Fun Run/Walk

4 Wellness Fun Run/Walk

Running Walking Dancing 4 Wellness What: Fun Run/Walk When: Saturday, May 26th Where: Powwow Grounds Registration: 8:00 AM Start Time: ...
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Early-Out Activity April 27th

Early-Out Activity April 27th

Activity filled day at the Meskwaki Youth Center for ALL GRADES! Bouncy houses, games, and food!! 1:00pm - 4:00pm Volunteers ...
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Scholarship Opportunity

Scholarship Opportunity

$500 Scholarship Opportunity Tribal Court is offering one (1) scholarship to Seniors graduation from Meskwaki High School or South Tama ...
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Meskwaki Youth Program Classes

Meskwaki Youth Program Classes

Middle and High School Girls - Sewing Class Monday, April 23rd from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Girls can finish ...
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Movie Screening of "Wind River"

Movie Screening of “Wind River”

Movie Screening of "Wind River" Warning: Movie is rated "R" Date: Tuesday, April 24th Time: 5:30 PM Location: Meskwaki Tribal ...
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Fun Run/Walk Today!

Fun Run/Walk Today!

Don't forget that Meskwaki Family Services and Meskwaki Victim Services will be having a Fun Run/Walk! What: Fun Run/Walk When: ...
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Spring Community Clean-Up Week

Spring Community Clean-Up Week

Reminder that this whole week (April 23-27th) is the Spring Clean-Up! Make sure you have the items sorted into two ...
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Today - Earth Day Celebration

Today – Earth Day Celebration

Don't forget that today from Noon to 3 PM at the Tribal Center there will be great informational booths, door ...
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Prescribed Fire Notice for April 23rd-24th

Prescribed Fire Notice for April 23rd-24th

The BIA is planning on coming down to the Settlement on Monday (April 23rd) to help us conduct a second ...
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Reminder - High School Seniors

Reminder – High School Seniors

Reminder for High School Seniors to turn in your Bio Form, Senior Photo and a Baby Photo to be included ...
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Fun Run/Walk "Walking to Raise Awareness"

Fun Run/Walk “Walking to Raise Awareness”

Reminder that next Monday, April 23rd the Meskwaki Family Services and Meskwaki Victim Services will be hosting a Fun Run/Walk ...
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2018 Meskwaki Nation Graduation Powwow

2018 Meskwaki Nation Graduation Powwow

2018 Meskwaki Nation Graduation Powwow Saturday, May 26th 4:00-5:00 PM - Potluck 6:00 PM - Grand Entry 6:45 PM - ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

There will be a Tribal Council meeting  today, Thursday April 19th at 5:00 PM in the Tribal Chambers. **Enrolled Tribal ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Postponed to Thursday, April 19

Tribal Council Meeting Postponed to Thursday, April 19

The Tribal Council meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, has been postponed to Thursday, April 19th due to the weather ...
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NOTICE: Tribal Ops Closures

NOTICE: Tribal Ops Closures

Due to the influx of school closings in the surrounding area as a result of inclement weather and dropping temperatures, ...
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2 Hour Delay - Meskwaki Settlement School

2 Hour Delay – Meskwaki Settlement School

Tomorrow, Wednesday April 18th there will be a 2 hour delay at the Meskwaki Settlement School ...
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Community Meeting

Community Meeting

Community Meeting on Water Quality Standards on Tuesday, April 17th from 5-7 PM at the Tribal Center. Meskwaki Natural Resources ...
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Seedball Making Workshop

Seedball Making Workshop

Reminder that next Thursday, April 26th, Meskwaki Food Sovereignty Initiative will be hosting a Seedball Making Workshop. This workshop will ...
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Dr. Eric Zimmer Lecture

Dr. Eric Zimmer Lecture

Reminder that this Saturday, April 21st at the Meskwaki Cultural Center and Museum from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM there ...
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Nature Photography Workshop

Nature Photography Workshop

Are you interested in landscape and nature photography? Join Justin Tedford, a 15 year veteran of the photography industry, as ...
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MADAC Closed April 18th and 19th

MADAC Closed April 18th and 19th

MADAC will be closed April 18th and 19th. The staff will be attending the Governor's Conference on Substance Abuse in ...
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Spring Community Clean-Up Next Week

Spring Community Clean-Up Next Week

Reminder that next week, April 23-27th is the Spring Community Clean-Up Week here on the Settlement. Please sort items into ...
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Earth Day Celebration

Earth Day Celebration

Earth Day Celebration this Friday, April 20th from Noon to 3:00 pm at the Tribal Center Gym. There will be ...
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Photos: MNR Controlled Burns

Photos: MNR Controlled Burns

MNR collaborated with the Bureau of Indian Affairs Midwest Regional Office, the Ho-Chunk Nation and the Montour Fire Department to ...
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Photos: Health Fair

Photos: Health Fair

The annual "Spring Into Health" Fair took place on Thursday, April 12th at the Meskwaki Veteran's Memorial Convention Center. The ...
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Photos: Fun Run/Walk

Photos: Fun Run/Walk

On Wednesday, April 11 the Meskwaki Health Clinic hosted a fun run/walk in support of tobacco and colorectal cancer awareness ...
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Gazebo Update

Gazebo Update

Meskwaki, Inc. has electrified the gazebo between the Travel Plaza and Business Centre with on-site electric outlets and is in ...
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MAP Canceled for Today

MAP Canceled for Today

The MAP after school program is canceled for this afternoon Thursday, April 12th ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

There will be a Tribal Council meeting next Wednesday, April 18th at 5:00 p.m. in the Tribal Chambers. Enrolled Tribal ...
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Meskwaki Nation Hosts Annual Regional Summit on Native American Food Production and Culinary Arts

Meskwaki Nation Hosts Annual Regional Summit on Native American Food Production and Culinary Arts

Meskwaki Nation Welcomes Indigenous Food Producers, Harvesters and Chefs to Tama, Iowa (Tama, Iowa) – Today, the Sac & Fox ...
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Today - Spring Into Health Fair

Today – Spring Into Health Fair

Friendly reminder that today the Spring Into Health Fair is being held from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM in the Meskwaki ...
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Tribal Council Work Sessions

Tribal Council Work Sessions

Tribal Council work sessions are held at varying times during the month.   Please see below for more information: Title 1 ...
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Registration for Fall 2018 3rd-6th Grade Tackle Football

Registration for Fall 2018 3rd-6th Grade Tackle Football

The Meskwaki Youth Football program, a division of the Youth Sports Foundation, is available to any Meskwaki area youth entering ...
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Photos: Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Run

Photos: Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Run

An intrepid group of walkers, runners, and youngsters came out to the Meskwaki Health Clinic on Saturday, April 7th for ...
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Reminder - Tribal Council Meeting

Reminder – Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council meeting this evening at 5:00 pm in the Tribal Chambers. Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to ...
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Enrollment Committee Vacancy

Enrollment Committee Vacancy

The Enrollment Committee is looking for one (1) member. If interested, please contact Allison Stewart in the Executive Office. Call ...
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Notice of Nomination Meeting

Notice of Nomination Meeting

A Nomination Meeting will be held on April 30, 2018 in the Gymnasium at the Sac & Fox Tribal Center ...
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New Notice for Special Election

New Notice for Special Election

On February 21, 2018 the Tribal Council issued an Order for a Special Election to fill one vacancy on the ...
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Community Meeting - Water Quality Standards

Community Meeting – Water Quality Standards

Community Meeting on Water Quality Standards on Tuesday, April 17th from 5-7 PM at the Tribal Center. Meskwaki Natural Resources ...
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Photos: Law Enforcement Active Shooter Training

Photos: Law Enforcement Active Shooter Training

On Thursday, March 29th the Meskwaki Nation Police Department hosted a law enforcement active shooter training workshop at the Meskwaki ...
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Photos: Maurice Johnson Swearing In

Photos: Maurice Johnson Swearing In

The Meskwaki Tribal Chambers were full on the morning of Thursday, March 27th for the swearing in of Associate Judge ...
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Photos: Police and Probation Fun Run

Photos: Police and Probation Fun Run

On Saturday, March 31st the Meskwaki Nation Probation Department and the MNPD joined forces to sponosr the First Annual Meskwaki ...
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Tomorrow - Fun Run/Walk

Tomorrow – Fun Run/Walk

Don't forget that tomorrow, April 11th there's going to be a Fun Run/Walk in support of a Tobacco Free Community ...
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Hydrant Flushing Week April 9th-13th

Hydrant Flushing Week April 9th-13th

This week, April 9th through the 13th Public Works will be flushing the hydrants here on the Settlement. Hydrant Flushing ...
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Election Committee Meeting

Election Committee Meeting

There will be an Election Committee Meeting today, Monday April 9th at 10:00 AM in the Tribal Chambers. Re: Reset ...
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Reminder - Hydrant Flushing Week 04/09-04/13

Reminder – Hydrant Flushing Week 04/09-04/13

Just a reminder that beginning next Monday, April 9th through the 13th Public Works will be flushing hydrants. Flushing Hydrants ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

What: Tribal Council Meeting When: Wednesday, April 11th at 5:00 pm Where: Tribal Chambers Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and ...
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Prescribed Fire Notice

Prescribed Fire Notice

Meskwaki Natural Resources will be collaborating with the BIA to conduct prescribed burns around the Settlement. These burns will be ...
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Fun Run/Walk on April 11th

Fun Run/Walk on April 11th

Fun Run/Walk brought to you by Tobacco Prevention and Colorectal Cancer Prevention. Wednesday, April 11th at 5:30 pm at the ...
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Reminder - Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Run/Walk!

Reminder – Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Run/Walk!

Don't forget that tomorrow, Saturday April 7th the Meskwaki Health Clinic will be having an Easter Egg Hunt and Fun ...
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2018 Summer Activities Registration

2018 Summer Activities Registration

Reminder that tomorrow, Saturday, April 7th at the Tama Civic Center from 9-11 am you can register kids Grades PK-8th ...
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Leadership Opportunities Available in Tribal Operations

Leadership Opportunities Available in Tribal Operations

New job opportunities are open for leadership positions within Tribal Operations.  We're looking for a Youth Director, Deputy Executive Director, ...
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Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Run/Walk

Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Run/Walk

This Saturday, April 7th the Meskwaki Health Clinic will be having an Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Run/Walk! There will ...
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Canceled - Rabies Clinic

Canceled – Rabies Clinic

Notice - Due to circumstances beyond our control, the 2018 Rabies Clinic hosted by MNR is CANCELED ...
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Reminder - STC Rec Sign-Ups

Reminder – STC Rec Sign-Ups

Reminder that the STC Rec signups will be held tomorrow, Tuesday April 3rd from 4:30-6:30 PM at the State Bank ...
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Youth Activity Cancellations

Youth Activity Cancellations

The following activities scheduled for this week have been canceled: 04/02 - High School Night 04/03 - Girls Circle 04/04 ...
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April MNT 2018 Cover Pic

April Meskwaki Nation Times Now Available

Happy Spring!  Click on the link below to read this month's Meskwaki Nation Times. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1UKDHFrmTIew2mnlqBgsX19i1LW17Jsqn/view Our next deadline for submissions ...
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Nominations Postponed

Nominations Postponed

Nominations for the open Tribal Council seat scheduled for Tuesday, April 2nd and 3rd have been postponed.  Rescheduled nomination dates ...
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Easter Egg Hunt Postponed

Easter Egg Hunt Postponed

The Fun Run and Easter Egg Hunt as been postponed to a later date.  Check back soon for details ...
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Early Closings

Early Closings

Tribal Operations buildings are closed for the day EXCEPT for the Clinic and the Pharmacy - they will stay open ...
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Tomorrow - 1st Annual Meskwaki Nation Police and Probation 5K Run/Walk

Tomorrow – 1st Annual Meskwaki Nation Police and Probation 5K Run/Walk

Don't forget, tomorrow is the 1st Annual Meskwaki Nation  Police and Probation 5K Run/Walk! There will be door prizes for ...
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Today - Tribal Constitution Discussion

Today – Tribal Constitution Discussion

Reminder that today at the Tribal Museum there will be a discussion about the Meskwaki Tribal Constitution at 7 pm ...
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Reminder - Easter Fun Run/Walk & Egg Hunt

Reminder – Easter Fun Run/Walk & Egg Hunt

Don't forget this Sunday, April 1st is Easter and the Meskwaki Health Clinic will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt ...
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High School Senior Graduation Pictures and Bios Due

High School Senior Graduation Pictures and Bios Due

High School Seniors (Parents, loved ones, and family members too):  It's time to turn in your Graduation Bio Forms for ...
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Tonight - Parent Information Session

Tonight – Parent Information Session

Discuss with parents and other concerned adults about some of the new trends in teen alcohol and drug abuse and ...
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1st Annual Meskwaki Nation Police & Probation 5K

1st Annual Meskwaki Nation Police & Probation 5K

Let's run crime off the Sett with the 1st Annual Meskwaki Nation Police and Probation 5K Run/Walk. Where: Tribal Center When: ...
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"The Secrets of Sugar"

“The Secrets of Sugar”

Our dietitian Jennifer Scales, will be putting on a video called “The Secrets of Sugar” TODAY (3/27) 1 pm, Clinic ...
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Spring Community Clean-Up is April 23-27, 2018

Spring Community Clean-Up is April 23-27, 2018

Spring Community Clean-Up is  April 23-27, 2018 The following items ARE NOT accepted for the Clean-Up: *Chemicals * Motor Oil ...
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Hydrant Flushing Week is April 9-13, 2018

Hydrant Flushing Week is April 9-13, 2018

Hydrant Flushing Week this year will be April 9th-13th. Hydrant flushing is done twice a year to enhance water quality ...
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Reminder - Buffalo Meat Distribution

Reminder – Buffalo Meat Distribution

Don't forget, tomorrow Meskwaki Natural Resources will be having a buffalo meat distribution which will consist of only GROUND MEAT ...
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2018 Meskwaki Powwow Applications & Info

2018 Meskwaki Powwow Applications & Info

"Where East meets West" 104th Annual Meskwaki Powwow, August 9-12, 2018. You can find food vendor, arts/crafts/information booth vendor, Princess ...
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No 1st-4th Grades Activities Today

No 1st-4th Grades Activities Today

There will be no 1st-4th grades spring break activities today ...
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Reminder - MADAC Evals/Assessments Tomorrow

Reminder – MADAC Evals/Assessments Tomorrow

The MADAC Saturday Evaluations/Assessments will be tomorrow Saturday, March 24th. Hours will be from 9:00 am to 11:30 am. Sobriety ...
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No After School Activities Today

No After School Activities Today

There will be no after school activities at the Youth Center today ...
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Photos: MSS Spring Play - "The Audition"

Photos: MSS Spring Play – “The Audition”

MSS Speech and Drama students performed on the evenings of March 16 and 17 for a home audience at MSS ...
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Photos: Maple Syrup at MSS

Photos: Maple Syrup at MSS

On Wednesday, March 14 and Thursday, March 15 team members from Meskwaki Economic Development set up a camp near the ...
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Reminder - Community Summit Planning Meeting Today

Reminder – Community Summit Planning Meeting Today

Don't forget, this afternoon at 12 pm in the Tribal Center Gym the Meskwaki Food Sovereignty Initiative will be having ...
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Spring Break Activities

Spring Break Activities

All trips will depart/return from the Meskwaki Tribal Center. Concession money suggested but not required at events marked with $$ ...
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Employment Special Edition of the Meskwaki Nation Times

Employment Special Edition of the Meskwaki Nation Times

Attached below is the Employment Special Edition of the Meskwaki Nation Times. MNT Employment Special Edition The regular April edition ...
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Job Announcement: Travel Plaza Assistant Manager

Job Announcement: Travel Plaza Assistant Manager

A new position is open within Meskwaki, Inc., Travel Plaza Assistant Manager. JOB DESCRIPTION PAGE 1 JOB DESCRIPTION PAGE 2 ...
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Booster Club Meeting Tonight

Booster Club Meeting Tonight

Reminder - Meskwaki Warrior Booster Club Meeting this evening at the Tribal Center from 7-8 pm. All are welcomed to ...
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No Girls Circle Tonight

No Girls Circle Tonight

There will be No Girls Circle this evening at the Youth Center ...
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Reminder - Education Committee Meeting Tonight

Reminder – Education Committee Meeting Tonight

What: Education Committee Meeting When: Tuesday, March 20th at 5:00 pm Where: High School Library We will be discussing the ...
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Round-table Discussion with Deidre DeJear

Round-table Discussion with Deidre DeJear

Please join host Christina Blackcloud for a round-table discussion with Deidre Dejear for Iowa Secretary of State. Wednesday, May 9th, ...
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Community Summit Planning Meeting

Community Summit Planning Meeting

When: Thursday, March 22nd at 12 pm Where: Tribal Center Gym What: Community Summit Planning Meeting for the Great Lakes ...
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Education Committee Meeting

Education Committee Meeting

What: Education Committee Meeting When: Tuesday, March 20th at 5:00 pm Where: High School Library We will be discussing the ...
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Youth Program Cancelations

Youth Program Cancelations

High School Night on Monday, March 19th and Boys Council on Wednesday, March 21st are canceled for next week ...
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MADAC Saturday Evaluations/Assessments Date has Changed

MADAC Saturday Evaluations/Assessments Date has Changed

The MADAC Saturday Evaluations/Assessments date has been changed. Previous date of March 17th to the updated date of March 24th ...
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Iowa Wild - Meskwaki Nation Night

Iowa Wild – Meskwaki Nation Night

Don't forget, this is going on Monday, March 19th starting at 7:00 pm! The Iowa Wild hockey team will be ...
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Reminder - MHS Spring Play

Reminder – MHS Spring Play

Don't forget that tonight and tomorrow the Meskwaki Drama Club will be presenting their spring play "The Audition". Regular Admission ...
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No Afternoon Activities Tomorrow

No Afternoon Activities Tomorrow

There will be no afternoon activities at the Youth Center tomorrow, 03/16/2018 ...
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Senior Center Phone #

Senior Center Phone #

Just a friendly reminder that the Senior Center phone number 484-3888 is still not working. If you need to reach ...
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MSS Job Openings

MSS Job Openings

The Meskwaki Settlement School is currently hiring for several open positions. Positions include: Custodian 2nd Shift/Meskwaki Settlement School Assistant Cook ...
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MNPD K9 Unit

MNPD K9 Unit

The Meskwaki Nation Police Department would like to introduce a new member to its team. Nike is a 21 month ...
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Reminder - Tribal Council Meeting

Reminder – Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting Date: Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Time: 5:00 pm Where: Tribal Chambers Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and ...
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Reminder - MSS Language Night Tonight

Reminder – MSS Language Night Tonight

Don't forget, tonight is Language Night at the Meskwaki Settlement School! Dinner at 5 PM - Sandwiches, chips, cookies, tea ...
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Upcoming Buffalo Meat Distribution

Upcoming Buffalo Meat Distribution

**Ground Meat only! 5lb. Distribution for Enrolled Members. When: March 27th Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am and 5:00 pm ...
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1st Annual MNPD and Probation 5K Run/Walk

1st Annual MNPD and Probation 5K Run/Walk

Where: Tribal Center When: Saturday, March 31st Registration: 8:00 a.m. Race Start Time: 9:00 a.m. *Door Prizes for all ages! ...
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Foster Care Pow-wow

Foster Care Pow-wow

Meskwaki Family Services will be hosting a Foster Care Pow-wow on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Pow-wow will be held at ...
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Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Run/Walk

Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Run/Walk

The Meskwaki Health Clinic will be hosting a Easter Egg Hunt and Fun Run/Walk on Sunday, April 1st. For the ...
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Notice For Special Election

Notice For Special Election

On February 21, 2018 the Tribal Council issued an Order for a Special Election to fill one vacancy on the ...
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MAPA Meeting Tonight

MAPA Meeting Tonight

MAPA meeting this evening beginning at 5 pm inside the Meskwaki Tribal Center ...
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Reminder - Spring Play

Reminder – Spring Play

Don't forget this Friday, March 16th and Saturday, March 17th the Meskwaki Drama Club will be presenting "The Audition" by ...
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Healthy Recipe Video

Healthy Recipe Video

Check out this recipe video of the Judge's Winning Recipe from the Meskwaki Health Services Healthy Recipe Contest. The recipe ...
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Canceled - Boys Council

Canceled – Boys Council

Boys' Council scheduled for Wednesday, March 14th has been canceled ...
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Meskwaki Nation Night with the Iowa Wild

Meskwaki Nation Night with the Iowa Wild

Don't forget! On Monday, March 19 the Iowa Wild hockey team will be holding Meskwaki Nation Night during their game ...
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Changes in the Grinnell Mentoring Program

Changes in the Grinnell Mentoring Program

The Grinnell Mentoring Program Saturday mentor session is canceled and will be permanently moving to Wednesday's from here on out ...
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Walking to Raise Awareness-Fun Run/Walk

Walking to Raise Awareness-Fun Run/Walk

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Walking to Raise Awareness Fun Run/Walk. What: Fun Run/Walk When: Monday, April 23 Where: ...
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MYP Friday Activity

MYP Friday Activity

The Meskwaki Youth Program will be hosting a Friday Activity for Middle and High School Students on Friday, March 9 ...
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Community Food Pantry

Community Food Pantry

Community Food Pantry is open to community members in need. It will be located at the Tribal Center in the ...
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Photos: Wellness Challenge Celebration

Photos: Wellness Challenge Celebration

Meskwaki Wellness Challenge participants gathered on Wednesday, March 7 at the Wellness Center to celebrate their achivements and efforts throughout ...
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Fundraiser - Movie Day & Indian Taco Sale

Fundraiser – Movie Day & Indian Taco Sale

Saturday, March 10th there will be a Movie Day & Taco Sale fundraiser for the Grad Pow-wow at the Tribal ...
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Photos: College & Career Fair

Photos: College & Career Fair

On Wednesday, March 7 the MBCH Veteran's Memorial Convention Center was filled with employers, educational institutions, students, and job seekers ...
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Reminder - Miracle Ear Presentation

Reminder – Miracle Ear Presentation

Don't forget, this afternoon at 1 PM, inside the Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room Marshalltown Miracle Ear will be doing ...
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Election Committee Meeting

Election Committee Meeting

Tonight the Election Committee will be having a meeting at 5 pm inside the Tribal Center. All enrolled members are ...
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Tonight is the Sett Challenge Celebration

Tonight is the Sett Challenge Celebration

Stop on over at the Wellness Center this evening to join in on the fun as the Wellness team announces ...
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Reminder - Booster Club Meeting

Reminder – Booster Club Meeting

Don't forget the Meskwaki Warrior Booster Club will be having a meeting this evening at 7 pm at the Tribal ...
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Job Announcement: Director of Local Operations and Infrastructure

Job Announcement: Director of Local Operations and Infrastructure

A new position is open within Meskwaki, Inc., the Director of Local Operations and Infrastructure. CLICK HERE FOR FULL JOB ...
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Reminder: College & Career Fair Today

Reminder: College & Career Fair Today

Don't forget the Meskwaki Higher Education Program will be holding their College and Career Fair event today (3/7) from 12:00 ...
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Reminder - College & Career Fair Today

Reminder – College & Career Fair Today

Annual College & Career Fair today from 12 PM - 3 PM at the MBCH Meskwaki Veteran's Convention Center. Meet ...
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MNR Spring Planting

MNR Spring Planting

A note from MNR: MNR is planting the back field (Ace’s Old Field/field after the final buffalo gate) on South ...
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2:30 PM MSS Early Dismissal

2:30 PM MSS Early Dismissal

We will be having a 2:30 early dismissal today due to the weather conditions. Education Commitee Meeting will be reschedule ...
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Final Weigh-in TODAY at Wellness Center for Sett Challenge

Final Weigh-in TODAY at Wellness Center for Sett Challenge

Final weigh-ins will be held until 7 PM  this evening at the Wellness for the Sett Challenge.   Stop in ...
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Meskwaki, Inc. Announced as Semi-Finalist for Honoring Nation's Harvard University Project Award

Meskwaki, Inc. Announced as Semi-Finalist for Honoring Nation’s Harvard University Project Award

The Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development’s Honoring Nations program announced its list of semifinalists for the 2018 Honoring ...
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MSS Education Committee Meeting

MSS Education Committee Meeting

Meskwaki Settlement School will be having an Education Committee Meeting today Monday, March 5th at 5 PM inside the High ...
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Job Posting Correction

Job Posting Correction

In the March edition of the Meskwaki Nation Times the Enrollment Office Assistant job listing was incorrectly published. The description ...
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Sett Challenge Celebration

Sett Challenge Celebration

Join the Wellness team as they announce the names of all the winners of our Sett Challenge! Prizes awarded to ...
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Meskwaki High School Youth Mentoring Program

Meskwaki High School Youth Mentoring Program

Youth Mentoring Program is held at the Meskwaki High School Commons Monday from  7-8: 30 pm and Saturdays 10-11: 30 ...
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Secrets of Sugar Video

Secrets of Sugar Video

Brought to you by: Meskwaki Diabetes Program On Thurs, March 27th at 1 pm in the Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference ...
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Reminder - Miracle Ear

Reminder – Miracle Ear

On Thurs., March 8th at 1 pm in the Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room Miracle Ear will be speaking on ...
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MBCH Scholarship Program

MBCH Scholarship Program

Meskwaki is proud to announce the Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel Scholarship Program.  This program is for local high school students ...
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Election Committee Meeting

Election Committee Meeting

The next Election Committee meeting is scheduled to be held on Wed., March 7th at 5 pm at the Tribal ...
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Meskwaki Nation Times March 2018 Edition

Meskwaki Nation Times March 2018 Edition

Check out the March edition of the Meskwaki Nation Times available now by clicking here. You can also re-visit your ...
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PHOTOS: Lunch & Learn at STC

PHOTOS: Lunch & Learn at STC

On Friday, February 23 the Meskwaki Higher Education Program and the Meskwak Nation Apprenticeship Program met with Meskwaki students at ...
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PHOTOS: MSS Spelling Bee

PHOTOS: MSS Spelling Bee

On Thursday, February 15, 2018 MSS students gathered in the school commons for the Annual MSS Spelling Bee. This year ...
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PHOTOS: MSS Pottery Firing

PHOTOS: MSS Pottery Firing

This semester, MSS art students have been working on a traditional pottery project with MSS Art Teacher Julie Bousum. Once ...
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Cancelations and Postponements

Cancelations and Postponements

Due to circumstances beyond our control the following have been canceled or rescheduled: 02/26 - High School Night 02/27 - ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

The next Tribal Council Meeting will be held Wednesday, March 14th at 5PM inside the Tribal Chambers. Enrolled Tribal Members ...
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Cancellations and Postponements

Cancellations and Postponements

Due to circumstances beyond our control the following events have been cancelled. 2/22 - Warrior Workout (at South Farm) 2/22 ...
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Families of 2018 High School and College Graduates

Families of 2018 High School and College Graduates

If you have a family member living out of town that would like to be included in the annual Meskwaki ...
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Reminder - Booster Club Meeting Tonight

Reminder – Booster Club Meeting Tonight

Meskwaki Warriors Booster Club Meeting . All meetings begin at 7 p.m. at the Tribal Center for the 2017 – ...
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Canceled - Girls Circle & Young Women's Circle

Canceled – Girls Circle & Young Women’s Circle

Both the Girls Circle and Young Women's Circle planned originally for this evening have been canceled due to weather ...
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Canceled - MSS Early Childhood PM Class, MAP, After School Study Hall

Canceled – MSS Early Childhood PM Class, MAP, After School Study Hall

Due to inclement weather the MSS Early Childhood PM class, MAP and After School Study hall have been canceled for ...
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2 Hour Delay for the Meskwaki Settlement School

2 Hour Delay for the Meskwaki Settlement School

Due to the icy road conditions there will be a two-hour late start tomorrow Tuesday, February 20, 2018 for the Meskwaki ...
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Submissions for the next Meskwaki Nation Times due Tuesday (2/20)

Submissions for the next Meskwaki Nation Times due Tuesday (2/20)

Submissions are due tomorrow (Tuesday) for the next edition of the Meskwaki Nation Times. Community members are encouraged to submit ...
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Archery Program Meeting

Archery Program Meeting

Tonight, Feb 19th from 5:30-6:30 PM at the Tribal Center Gym there will be an informational meeting about tribal interest ...
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Archery Class

Archery Class

Adult and youth informational meeting regarding Tribal interest. Meeting will be held at the Tribal Center Gym on Monday, Feb ...
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Indian Taco Sale TONIGHT

Indian Taco Sale TONIGHT

The MSS Geography Club will be selling Indian Tacos and baked goods at tonight's MSS Warriors district playoff basketball game ...
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Stewards of Children - Prevention & Response Program for Adults

Stewards of Children – Prevention & Response Program for Adults

Stewards of Children is taken by parents or caregivers and is also used to train staff and volunteers who work ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to attend. **Meeting dates/times are subject to change at the discretion of the ...
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Spring Into Health Fair

Spring Into Health Fair

The Spring Into Health Fair will be held on April, 12th from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM in the Meskwaki ...
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REMINDER: Communications Workshop TODAY

REMINDER: Communications Workshop TODAY

Don't forget to attend the free Communication Workshop today (2/13) from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at the Tribal Center (E. Conference Room) ...
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Archery Class Meeting

Archery Class Meeting

Meskwaki Natural Resources and the Meskwaki Youth Program will be hosting a meeting on Monday, Feb 19th from 5:30-6:30pm at ...
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Moncada Qualifies for State Wrestling

Moncada Qualifies for State Wrestling

Congrats to Mario Moncada, Jr. (Sr., South Tama) in qualifying for the upcoming Iowa High School State Wrestling Tournament in ...
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Reminder - Community Fire Meeting

Reminder – Community Fire Meeting

Meskwaki Natural Resorces is having a Community Fire Meeting this evening. Will be held at the Tribal Center Gym from ...
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2 Hour Delay for Tribal Operations and Clinic

2 Hour Delay for Tribal Operations and Clinic

For Immediate Release: Tribal Operations and Clinic will have a 2 hour delay tomorrow due to inclement weather.  Please continue ...
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MYP Cancelations (MONDAY)

MYP Cancelations (MONDAY)

NOTICE: Meskwaki Youth Program High School Night and Tutoring are cancelled for Monday, February 12, 2018 ...
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Meskwaki Afterschool Program (MAP) Canceled Tonight

Meskwaki Afterschool Program (MAP) Canceled Tonight

Meskwaki Afterschool Program (MAP) is canceled today (February 8, 2018) due to inclement weather ...
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Reminders for Winter Weather

Reminders for Winter Weather

Meskwaki Police Department would like everyone to drive with care and keep posted on the weather approaching our area. Reminders: ...
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Early Per Capita Distribution

Early Per Capita Distribution

For Immediate Release: Due to the forecasted inclement weather tomorrow,  the early release of tribal per capita checks has been ...
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Cooking Demo at MHC

Cooking Demo at MHC

Join us for another Cooking Demo brought to you by the Meskwaki Diabetes Program. MHC staff will walk you through ...
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Final Weigh-in for the Sett Challenge

Final Weigh-in for the Sett Challenge

Reminder - The Sett Challenge will end March 5th. That will be the final day for weigh-ins and all journals ...
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Cancelations and Postponements

Cancelations and Postponements

Due to circumstances beyond our control the following events have been cancelled or postponed. Please see below for specific program ...
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Census Field Representatives

Census Field Representatives

There has been some questions recently about Census workers on the Settlement.   Here are some tips: A Census Field ...
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NOTICE: Tribal Ops Closures

NOTICE: Tribal Ops Closures

Due to inclement weather Meskwaki Tribal Ops facilities including the Tribal Center, Health Clinic, Pharmacy, and Senior Center will be ...
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CANCELLED - High School Night

CANCELLED – High School Night

Tonight's High School Night at the Meskwaki Youth Center has been cancelled for this evening due to inclement weather ...
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CANCELLED - Winter Wild Game Feast

CANCELLED – Winter Wild Game Feast

This event was scheduled for this evening and has been cancelled due to weather. It will not be rescheduled ...
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PHOTOS: Healthy Recipe Contest

PHOTOS: Healthy Recipe Contest

On January 30 the Meskwaki Diabetes Program and the Meskwak Health Clinic held a celebration event as the wrap up ...
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Meskwaki Housing Committee Vacancy

Meskwaki Housing Committee Vacancy

The Meskwaki Housing Committee has three vacant positions. If interested please contact Jana Roberts at 641-750-8765 ...
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Robert Morgan Legion Post 701 - Meeting

Robert Morgan Legion Post 701 – Meeting

Robert Morgan Legion Post 701 – Meeting Monday, February 5, 2018 5:00 PM @ Tribal Center Discussion will be on ...
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Phone Issues at Seniors Center and Housing Authority

Phone Issues at Seniors Center and Housing Authority

We are experiencing phone issues at Seniors and Housing Authority. If anyone wants to contact these offices, they can call: ...
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Reminder - Middle School Night

Reminder – Middle School Night

Don't forget tonight is Middle School Night at the Youth Center for 5th-7th graders from 6-8pm! Next meeting is tonight, ...
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FebMNT18

February Meskwaki Nation Times Now Available

Check out what's going on around the Meskwaki Nation. Click here to view the February 2018 MNT Newsletter View past ...
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Natural Resource Committee

Natural Resource Committee

Development of a Natural Resource Committee.  MNR received Tribal Council approval to move forward with the development of a Natural ...
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Great Lakes Food Summit Community Planning Meeting

Great Lakes Food Summit Community Planning Meeting

We will be having a Community Planning Meeting for the 2018 Great Lakes Food Summit. The meeting will take place ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

TRIBAL COUNCIL MEETING Wednesday, January 31, 2018 5:00 pm Tribal Chambers Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to attend ...
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Reminder! Human Trafficking Prevention Meeting

Reminder! Human Trafficking Prevention Meeting

Don't forget there is a focus group meeting this evening from 5:30pm-7pm in the East Conference Room located inside the Tribal ...
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Healthy Recipe Contest Tasting Event

Healthy Recipe Contest Tasting Event

Join us tomorrow, January 30th from 5pm-7pm at the Tribal Center for the contest recipe tasting, peoples choice judging, games, ...
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Canceled - High School Night

Canceled – High School Night

This evening's High School Night activity is canceled at the Youth Center. We are having trouble with our furnace ...
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Senior's Weekend trip to Omaha

Senior’s Weekend trip to Omaha

Friday, Feb 16th until Sunday, Feb 18th the Seniors will be taking a trip to Omaha. Friday: Depart at 12:30pm ...
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Meskwaki High School Hoops Week

Meskwaki High School Hoops Week

Come out and support the Warriors as they host home games Thursday, Feb 1st and Friday, Feb 2nd. Thursday vs ...
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Meskwaki High School Hoops Week!

Meskwaki High School Hoops Week!

Hoops Week Dress Up Days! Hat Day Monday -  Wear your favorite, funkiest hat! Throwback Tuesday - Dress up as a ...
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Free Tax Help

Free Tax Help

Call to schedule your appointment at the Meskwaki Business Center.  Community members are encouraged to call for an appointment at ...
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Community Potluck Dinner

Community Potluck Dinner

Join in Friday, Feb 9th from 5:30-8pm for this free community event to celebrate the diverse cultures in our midst. There will be ...
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2018 Graduate-Parent Meeting

2018 Graduate-Parent Meeting

Join us on February 14th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm in the Outagamie Room in the MBCH Convention Center. Meal and ...
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Healthy Recipe Demo

Healthy Recipe Demo

Don't forget to come out to the Tribal Center on January 30th at 5pm for the Healthy Recipe Contest Demonstration. The ...
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MYP High School Night!

MYP High School Night!

High School Night will be starting up again on Mondays First night will be January 29th. 8-12th graders welcome!! 5:30 ...
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MNR Community Fire Meeting RESCHEDULED

MNR Community Fire Meeting RESCHEDULED

The reschedule date for the Natural Resources Community Fire Meeting is on Monday, February 12. Community Fire Meeting  Tribal Center ...
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Cancelations and Postponements

Cancelations and Postponements

Due to circumstances beyond our control the following events have been cancelled or postponed. Please see below for specific program ...
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Spring Sports Sign Ups Tonight!!

Spring Sports Sign Ups Tonight!!

Sign Ups tonight at the Meskwaki Settlement School Commons area. Will be set up until halftime of the girl's varsity ...
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Dental Appointment Openings Today

Dental Appointment Openings Today

Due to a few cancellations, the Dental Office at the Health Clinic has a few openings this morning. Call and ...
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MSS Basketball BLACKOUT Night

MSS Basketball BLACKOUT Night

Make sure to come out and cheer on the Warriors this Friday night for a special Blackout Night at MSS ...
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Annual Powwow Association Meeting

Annual Powwow Association Meeting

The next scheduled meeting is Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. at the Tribal Center. The Meskwaki Annual Powwow ...
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Red Earth Athletics Scrimmages

Red Earth Athletics Scrimmages

Red Earth Athletics Basketball Scrimmages and Lunch Fundraiser All are welcome to attend and support the teams. Sunday, January 21st ...
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PHOTOS: We we ni to tti ki (Meskwaki Art & Culture Symposium)

PHOTOS: We we ni to tti ki (Meskwaki Art & Culture Symposium)

On Saturday, January 6 the MBCH Convention Center was alive with all types of art, craftwork, makers, appreciators, curators, and ...
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Benefit Indian Taco Sale

Benefit Indian Taco Sale

Don't forget the benefit Indian Taco Sale for Chauncey Shuckahosee is happening NOW. If you stop down to get a ...
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REMINDER: MBCH Owner Appreciation Dinner

REMINDER: MBCH Owner Appreciation Dinner

Don't forget! Tonight (Thur.) is the annual Owner Appreciation Meal at the MBCH Veteran's Memorial Convention Center from 5:00-8:00 p.m ...
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Shuckahosee Benefit Indian Taco Sales

Shuckahosee Benefit Indian Taco Sales

On Thursday, January 18 there will be two Indian Taco Sales to benefit Chauncey Shuckahosee and his family. There will ...
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Meskwaki Youth Program Survey

Meskwaki Youth Program Survey

The Meskwaki Youth Program is in the process of tailoring its programs to meet the various needs of the youth ...
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School Events Cancelled/Postponed Tonight (1/15)

School Events Cancelled/Postponed Tonight (1/15)

Due to the wind chill and weather, Meskwaki Settlement School JH basketball games scheduled for tonight have been cancelled. ALSO:  ...
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It's Weigh-in Day at the Wellness Center

It’s Weigh-in Day at the Wellness Center

The Wellness Center is open until 7 PM tonight.  Don't miss Weigh-in Day!  It's a great way to measure your ...
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Recipe Contest Submission Day

Recipe Contest Submission Day

Don't forget to turn in your healthy recipes today to receive your $25 dollar gas card and be considered for ...
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FoxXchange Internet Update

FoxXchange Internet Update

Attention FoxXchange Subscribers We will be starting invoices on January 22nd, everyone that has not turned in their updated subscription ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Scheduled for 1/17

Tribal Council Meeting Scheduled for 1/17

TRIBAL COUNCIL MEETING Wednesday, January 17, 2018 5:00 pm Tribal Chambers Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to attend ...
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Procurement Bids Being Accepted For Property Maintenance

Procurement Bids Being Accepted For Property Maintenance

Meskwaki Victim Services is accepting bids for contractual services needed for property maintenance of transitional housing units (up to three ...
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MHEP College Visit: U of I

MHEP College Visit: U of I

The Meskwaki Higher Education Program will be providing a college visit to the University of Iowa, for interested middle and ...
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PHOTOS: New Year's Eve Powwow

PHOTOS: New Year’s Eve Powwow

On December 31st community members and guests gathered at the Meskwaki Settlement School for the annual NYE Sobriety Powwow. The ...
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Wellness Challenge Begins This Week

Wellness Challenge Begins This Week

Did you know 166 people have signed up for our Sett Challenge? Did you miss the initial weigh-in? You can ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Postponed

Tribal Council Meeting Postponed

The Tribal Council meeting scheduled for Wednesday, January 10th has been postponed ...
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Youth Activities Cancelled

Youth Activities Cancelled

Youth activities have been cancelled for this week.  (January 9th - 14th) ...
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/ In The News, Museum
See You At The Art Symposium This Saturday!

See You At The Art Symposium This Saturday!

Spend a day dedicated to the art & culture of the Meskwaki Community! FREE and open to the Public.  Listen ...
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Day Pantry Scheduled for Friday, January 5th

Day Pantry Scheduled for Friday, January 5th

Open to community members in need from 1-4 PM this Friday, January 5th.  Bring your own bag/box to take food ...
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BIA Forestry Project Notice

BIA Forestry Project Notice

Meskwaki Natural Resources announced and posted the following project notice today. This Notice of Availability will remain posted on the ...
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Boil Order Alert - Now Lifted

Boil Order Alert – Now Lifted

A  BOIL ORDER was in effect Wednesday through Saturday (Jan 3 - 6) FOR THE FOLLOWING RESIDENTS: 1581 – 2287 ...
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REMINDER: Sett Challenge Weigh-Ins

REMINDER: Sett Challenge Weigh-Ins

Weigh-ins for the upcoming Sett Challenge will begin tomorrow (Jan. 4). The dates and times for initial weigh-ins are as ...
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Jan 2018 Front

January Meskwaki Nation Times Now Available

Wishing you the happiest of New Years! Check out the latest edition of the Meskwaki Nation Times here. Find all ...
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MYP Bowling Trip

MYP Bowling Trip

REMINDER: The Meskwaki Youth Development Program bowling trip to Marshalltown is happening today. The group will leave from the Tribal ...
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Tubing Cancelled - Bowling Instead!

Tubing Cancelled – Bowling Instead!

Middle and High school students were scheduled to go to a snow tubbing today, but it is dangerously cold and ...
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New Year's Eve Powwow TONIGHT!

New Year’s Eve Powwow TONIGHT!

Dinner at 6 with Powwow Grand Entry at 8 PM.  Hope to see you there! ...
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We we ni to tti ki

We we ni to tti ki (Those That Make Beautiful Things) Coming Soon

The Arts and Culture Symposium is scheduled for Saturday, January 6th from 9 to 5 PM at the Meskwaki Convention ...
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PHOTOS: Holiday Fun at MSS

PHOTOS: Holiday Fun at MSS

On Friday, December 22 MSS students enjoyed a day of holiday themed activities before being released for Winter Break. Activities ...
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PHOTOS: Santa at MYP

PHOTOS: Santa at MYP

On Wednesday, December 13 Meskwaki Youth Program hosted a "Photos with Santa" event at the Youth House during the evening ...
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MYP Events Cancelled

MYP Events Cancelled

Events have been cancelled this week. Hope to see you on January 2nd! ...
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Sett Challenge Coming in January

Sett Challenge Coming in January

Holiday cookies taking a toll on your fitness?  Get ready for a boost!  Join our new year's Sett Challenge. Weigh-ins ...
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Youth Department Field Trip-Parent Permission Form

Youth Department Field Trip-Parent Permission Form

Parents:  Print this form and take to the Youth Center so your child can be included in the fun! ...
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Last Minute Shopper's Christmas Sale

Last Minute Shopper’s Christmas Sale

Arts and Crafts, T-shirts and baked goods for sale today at the Tribal Center.  Stop in! ...
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Gift Wrapping Fundraiser

Gift Wrapping Fundraiser

Meskwaki Girls Circle is hosting a gift wrapping fundraiser on Sunday, December 24th from 10 am to 2 pm. Drop ...
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College Panel Discussion Livestream Info

College Panel Discussion Livestream Info

Meskwaki Higher Education will be hosting a panel discussion at the Settlement School where MSS alumni that are currently in ...
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Tribal Council Special Meeting

Tribal Council Special Meeting

TRIBAL COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING Thursday, December 21, 2017 4:15 pm Tribal Chambers Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to ...
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Holiday Hours Noted

Holiday Hours Noted

The Meskwaki Health Clinic and Pharmacy will be open 8:00 – noon on Friday, December 22nd and again 8:00 – ...
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Buffalo Meat Distribution

Buffalo Meat Distribution

Today:  Buffalo Meat Distribution for enrolled members at the Tribal Center. (5 lb each.) Distribution will be held from 9-10 ...
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MSS Education Committee Meeting Tonight

MSS Education Committee Meeting Tonight

REMINDER:  Education Committee Meeting to be held on Monday, Dec. 18th at 5 PM in the High School Library ...
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SAVE THE DATE: Wild Game Feast

SAVE THE DATE: Wild Game Feast

Mark your calendars for the upcoming Winter Wild Game Feast that's scheduled for Tuesday, January 23 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at ...
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MHEP to Host College Panel

MHEP to Host College Panel

On Thursday, December 21 Meskwaki Higher Education will present a college panel discussion featuring MSS alumni who are currently attending ...
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Throwback Thursday: September 1998 Meskwaki Youth Newsletter

Throwback Thursday: September 1998 Meskwaki Youth Newsletter

Take a look at the Youth Newsletter from September 1998!! Youth Director was Tubby Davenport. Volume 1 Issue 1 Sept, ...
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UI’s Iowa Native Spaces project works with Meskwaki, Ioway to bring historical perspectives to more Iowans

UI’s Iowa Native Spaces project works with Meskwaki, Ioway to bring historical perspectives to more Iowans

Working to make Native history more accessible to the public, the University of Iowa is driving change. Watch the video ...
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Youth Program Winter Activities Schedule

Youth Program Winter Activities Schedule

Activites from December 26th - January 2nd. For grades 1st - 12th. If you would like to chaperone events please ...
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Low Carb Chili Cooking Demo

Low Carb Chili Cooking Demo

Today at the Tribal Center (Tuesday - Dec. 14th) , join Ashley (Health Educator) and Jennifer (Dietitian) for a low ...
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Buffalo Meat Distribution Coming Soon

Buffalo Meat Distribution Coming Soon

Buffalo Meat Distribution to Enrolled Tribal Members.  Stew, roast and ground available from: Tuesday, Dec. 19th at 9-10 AM and 5-6 ...
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Win a $50 Gift Card

Win a $50 Gift Card

The Meskwaki Financial Literacy Committee is partnering with First Nations Oweesta Corporation to develop financial literacy classes and resources for ...
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PHOTOS: Cattail Cleaning

PHOTOS: Cattail Cleaning

Meskwaki Media recently stopped out at the MNR office where Bessie Scott was helping a group of volunteers learn how ...
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PHOTOS: Holiday Expo

PHOTOS: Holiday Expo

On December 7 and 8, community members strolled through the Tribal Center gym for some holiday shopping at the annual ...
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/ In The News, Senior Services
Holiday Expo and Elder Lunch Sale

Holiday Expo and Elder Lunch Sale

Stop by the Holiday Expo and pick up some great holiday gifts and support the Elder Committee by purchasing lunch ...
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SAVE THE DATE: Meskwaki Nation Night

SAVE THE DATE: Meskwaki Nation Night

The Iowa Wild hockey team will be hosting a Meskwaki Nation Night during their regular season game against the Rockford ...
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Santa Claus at MYP

Santa Claus at MYP

There will be a Santa Claus Photo Op on Wednesday, December 13 at the Meskwaki Youth Program house. Come out ...
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Lunch Sale - TODAY

Lunch Sale – TODAY

The MSS Geography Club will be holding a pulled pork lunch sale at the Tribal Center Snack Bar today (12/7) ...
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NOTICE: Health Clinic Closed 12/15

NOTICE: Health Clinic Closed 12/15

The Meskwaki Health Clinic will be closed from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 15 ...
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DecMNTCover

Meskwaki Nation Times: December 2017 Web Edition

The December Meskwaki Nation Times Web Edition is Available Now. The December issue features photos from the Veterans Day Powwow, MSS Meskwaki ...
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Meskwaki Youth Program and Meskwaki Natural Resources Collaborate  for After School Activity

Meskwaki Youth Program and Meskwaki Natural Resources Collaborate for After School Activity

Students can also just show up if they dont/forget to sign up. There is room for everyone!! ...
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CANCELLED: Tribal Council Meeting

CANCELLED: Tribal Council Meeting

UPDATE (11/29): The meeting scheduled for today has been CANCELLED. A reschedule date is TBA. *Meetings are held on a ...
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PHOTOS: Turkey Trot Fun Run

PHOTOS: Turkey Trot Fun Run

Runners, walkers, and everyone in between came together on Thursday, November 23 to get some healthy activity in before the ...
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PHOTOS: Tribal Ops Harvest Meal

PHOTOS: Tribal Ops Harvest Meal

On Friday, November 17 employees from across all of the Tribal Ops departments gathered at the Tribal Center gym for ...
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PHOTOS: MSS Elementary Circus

PHOTOS: MSS Elementary Circus

On Tuesday, November 21 the MSS Elementary Physical Education Department put on a circus event for family and community members ...
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Turkey Trot Fun Run/Walk TOMORROW!

Turkey Trot Fun Run/Walk TOMORROW!

Hope to see you on Thursday, November 23rd at 8 AM for the Turkey Trot Fun Run/Walk Reminder:  Your entry ...
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PHOTOS: Harvest Meal 2017

PHOTOS: Harvest Meal 2017

On Wednesday, November 22 Meskwaki families gathered at the Settlement School to share in the annual Harvest Meal. Thank you to ...
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Meskwaki Holiday Expo

Meskwaki Holiday Expo

Meskwaki Holiday Expo Sale Midwest Holiday Sale attracts tribal artists nation-wide! On December 7 & 8, 2017, the Meskwaki Senior ...
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Elementary to Hold Meskwaki Circus

Elementary to Hold Meskwaki Circus

MSS Elementary Physical Education Presents: The Meskwaki Circus on Tuesday, November 21. LOCATION: Elementary Gym TIME: 9:30AM First through sixth ...
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Meskwaki Health Clinic Obtains Podiatrist

Meskwaki Health Clinic Obtains Podiatrist

The Meskwaki Health Clinic is pleased to welcome Dr. Sean McMurray from Central Iowa Podiatry. Dr. McMurray will be in ...
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GRAND OPENING: Route 30 Sub Shack

GRAND OPENING: Route 30 Sub Shack

The newly renovated and rebranded restaurant within the Meskwaki Travel Plaza, called the Route 30 Sub Shack, will hold a ...
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MSS Drama Performs "Larceny and Old Lace"

MSS Drama Performs “Larceny and Old Lace”

Congrats to all of the students and staff who put in many hours of preparation into the MSS Fall Play, ...
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Tribal Council Meeting

Tribal Council Meeting

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 5:00 pm - Tribal Chambers  Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to attend. *Meetings are ...
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Meet the Warriors

Meet the Warriors

On Monday, November 20th there will be special event at the MSS High School gymnasium to introduce the 2017/18 Warriors ...
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PHOTOS: Veterans Day Powwow

PHOTOS: Veterans Day Powwow

On Saturday, November 11 members of the Meskwaki community as well as many visitors gathered at the MSS gym for ...
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FoxXchange Home Internet Update

FoxXchange Home Internet Update

Notice to current FoxXchange subscribers. As of today, the Fiber to the Home project upgrade is complete. We have been ...
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PHOTOS: Tribal Council Swearing-In Ceremony

PHOTOS: Tribal Council Swearing-In Ceremony

On Monday, November 13, 2017 members of the Meskwaki community gathered in the Tribal Chambers to witness and celebrate the ...
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Join UNI for Native American Heritage Week

Join UNI for Native American Heritage Week

Join UNI Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings for Heritage Week.   Located at Maucker Union Coffee House in Cedar Falls on ...
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Buffalo Meat Distribution

Buffalo Meat Distribution

Tuesday is Buffalo Meat Distribution Day for Meskwaki members.  Stew-Roast-Ground is available - 5 lbs for Enrolled Members from 9-10 AM ...
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Holiday Expo Vendor Sign Up

Holiday Expo Vendor Sign Up

It's time to fill out your vendor form if you wish to have a table and be a part of the Meskwaki ...
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Veterans Day Powwow

Veterans Day Powwow

Don't forget to attend the community dinner at 5 PM, crowning of the Veterans Day Princess and the Veterans Day ...
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REMINDER: Veterans Day Breakfast

REMINDER: Veterans Day Breakfast

There will be a Veterans Day breakfast meal served at the Meskwaki Senior Center on Saturday, November 11th at 9:00 ...
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Koko & Medo Family Portrait Reminder

Koko & Medo Family Portrait Reminder

Meskwaki Media and Senior Services will be teaming up to offer family portraits prior to Saturday's Veterans Day Powwow. There ...
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Veterans Day Princess Powwow Applications Available

Veterans Day Princess Powwow Applications Available

Princess Powwow Applications are being accepted for Saturday's festivities. Click here to download the form ...
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Logo Contest Reminder

Logo Contest Reminder

Just a reminder that the Apprenticeship Program is still looking for logo submissions to help brand their new program. With ...
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MSS Drama Dept. Presents: Larceny & Old Lace

MSS Drama Dept. Presents: Larceny & Old Lace

Rescheduled to Thursday, November 16th.  Meskwaki High School Drama Dept. will present Larceny and Old Lace by Van Vandagriff.  The ...
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POSTPONED: Swearing In Ceremony & Tribal Council Meeting

POSTPONED: Swearing In Ceremony & Tribal Council Meeting

The Tribal Council Swearing-In Ceremony and the Tribal Council Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, November 7, 2017 have been postponed and ...
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UPDATE: Senior Welfare Contact Program

UPDATE: Senior Welfare Contact Program

MNPD's Meskwaki Senior Welfare Contact Program now offers an online form as a convenience for those interested in signing up ...
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Middle School Night Tonight

Middle School Night Tonight

Middle School Night is for students grade 5 - 7.  Tonight we will be doing an activity with the Meskwaki ...
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Tribal Council Meeting Announcement

Tribal Council Meeting Announcement

TRIBAL COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING Friday, November 3, 2017 5:00 pm Tribal Chambers Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to ...
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November 2017 MNT Picture

November Meskwaki Nation Times Available Now

Check out the latest edition of the Meskwaki Nation Times.  The November issue features photos from the Masquerade Powwow, Seeds, ...
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Artwork Entered in Jean Seberg Arts Festival

Artwork Entered in Jean Seberg Arts Festival

Good luck wishes go to Ninajean Seymour, Meskwaki Settlement School freshman artist, who submitted drawing to the Jean Seberg Festival ...
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Buffalo Meat Distribution

Buffalo Meat Distribution

Buffalo Meat Distribution will be held on Tuesday, November 7th at 9-10 AM and 5-6 PM at the Tribal Center Front ...
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Trunk or Treat Rescheduled

Trunk or Treat Rescheduled

The event has been rescheduled for Thursday, November 2nd from 5 to 7 ...
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Teacher Conferences at MSS

Teacher Conferences at MSS

Teacher conferences are being scheduled for Wednesday, November 1st and Thursday, November 2nd.  Middle/High school parents can schedule a conference ...
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Monday Reminder:  It's Trick-or-Treat night at the Meskwaki Nation

Monday Reminder: It’s Trick-or-Treat night at the Meskwaki Nation

Just a reminder to leave your porch light on from  5 to 8 PM if you are interested in being visited ...
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Annual Powwow Association Seeks Members

Annual Powwow Association Seeks Members

MAPA (The Meskwaki Annual Powwow Association) is recruiting members to help plan the 2018 Meskwaki Annual Powwow. Meskwaki Tribal members and ...
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Glow Run TONIGHT

Glow Run TONIGHT

Hope to see you at the Glow Run TONIGHT (Thursday), October 26th at South Farm.  Originally scheduled for Friday, it ...
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Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Prescription Drug Take Back Day is THIS Saturday.  Bring your unwanted prescription drugs to the Senior Center for disposal. See ...
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PHOTOS: Anthony Waseskuk Swearing-In Ceremony

PHOTOS: Anthony Waseskuk Swearing-In Ceremony

On Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Meskwaki community members gathered in the Tribal Chambers to witness the swearing-in of newly elected ...
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PHOTOS: Red Ribbon Week Assembly

PHOTOS: Red Ribbon Week Assembly

On Thursday, October 26 MSS Elementary students gathered in the gym for a Red Ribbon Week assembly. Students learned about ...
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Chance Rush with Emcee One coming to the Meskwaki Nation

Chance Rush with Emcee One coming to the Meskwaki Nation

Chance Rush with Emcee One coming to the Meskwaki Settlement School on Monday, October 30th.   Community meal sponsored by MADAC ...
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Arts & Crafters: Time to Reserve Your Table for the Meskwaki Holiday Expo

Arts & Crafters: Time to Reserve Your Table for the Meskwaki Holiday Expo

Sponsored by Meskwaki Senior Services, organizers are now accepting table reservations for the 2017 Meskwaki Holiday Expo. To be held ...
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New Election Committee Members Sworn In

New Election Committee Members Sworn In

New Election Committee members were sworn in at the October 25th, 2017 Council Meeting.  Pictured here:  Chairman Alvin Wild Cat ...
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Official Election Results Announced

Official Election Results Announced

Official Election Results were announced today by the Election Committee. The top four (4) candidates receiving the most votes will ...
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MHEP Parent Graduation Committee Meeting

MHEP Parent Graduation Committee Meeting

The MHEP Parent Graduation Committee meeting is set for:  November 1, 2017, 6-8pm at the MBCH Outagami room. Pizza is ...
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Turkey Trot Fun Run/Walk

Turkey Trot Fun Run/Walk

Meskwaki Health Clinic will be sponsoring a Turkey Trot Fun Run/Walk on Thursday, November 23 at the Meskwaki Health Clinic ...
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Logo Contest - Meskwaki Apprenticeship Program

Logo Contest – Meskwaki Apprenticeship Program

The Meskwaki Apprenticeship Program is holding a logo design contest in an effort to help provide branding for the program ...
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Tribal Council Meeting (10/25/17)

Tribal Council Meeting (10/25/17)

TRIBAL COUNCIL MEETING Wednesday, October 25, 2017 5:00 pm Tribal Chambers Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to attend ...
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Anthony Waseskuk Swearing-In Ceremony

Anthony Waseskuk Swearing-In Ceremony

The Tribal community is invited to the swearing-in ceremony for the newly elected Tribal Council member, Anthony Waseskuk, elected during ...
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Robert Morgan Legion Post #701 Meeting

Robert Morgan Legion Post #701 Meeting

A reminder about tonight's Robert Morgan Post #701 Meeting at 5 PM at the Tribal Center. Items on the agenda ...
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Round Dance Scheduled in Iowa City

Round Dance Scheduled in Iowa City

Round Dance at Old Brick in Iowa City. Meskwaki Vendors are invited at no charge. The Event is open and ...
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Sample Ballot for General Election 10/24/17

Sample Ballot for General Election 10/24/17

A reminder from the Election Committee: Sample Ballot for General Election posted for your review.  Let your voice be heard ...
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Basketball Tournament:  Men and Women's Open Announced

Basketball Tournament: Men and Women’s Open Announced

Open Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament Men's Team Entry:  $300 Women's Team Entry:  $200 See flyer for details ...
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Certification of Election Results

Certification of Election Results

The Election Committee has released the Certification of Election Results from Tuesday's Primary and Special Elections. Results below are: The ...
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Council Meeting for Wednesday, Oct. 18 has been Canceled

Council Meeting for Wednesday, Oct. 18 has been Canceled

Canceled – Tribal Council Regular Meeting ...
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